VANCOUVER, BC - NOVEMBER 17: Jason Garrison #5 of the Vancouver Canucks looks down while Jordie Benn #24 of the Dallas Stars congratulates goal scorer Valeri Nichushkin #43 during their NHL game at Rogers Arena on November 17, 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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