OTTAWA, ON - NOVEMBER 7: Bobby Ryan #6 of the Ottawa Senators celebrates his first period goal against the Montreal Canadiens with teammates Kyle Turris #7, Clarke MacArthur #16 and Eric Gryba #62 at Canadian Tire Centre on November 7, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/NHLI via Getty Images)
We think that Randy is a very good coach. Our players think that Randy is a very good coach. We think that he's going to get the most out of this group. With the addition of the two assistants, a bit of a different dynamic, we're very comfortable that this is a quality coaching staff that's going to maximize the potential of this team.
— Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis on head coach Randy Carlyle and his staff