COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 23: Goaltender Ray Emery #29 of the Philadelphia Flyers defends the net as Matt Calvert #11 of the Columbus Blue Jackets takes a shot during the first period on January 23, 2014 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/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