ST. PAUL, MN - JANUARY 18: Marney Gellner of Fox Sports North prepares for a Hockey Day Minnesota segment at the Xcel Energy Center prior to the game between the Dallas Stars and the Minnesota Wild on January 18, 2014 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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