VANCOUVER, BC - MARCH 19: Alexander Edler #23 of the Vancouver Canucks checks Gabriel Bourque #57 of the Nashville Predators during their NHL game at Rogers Arena March 19, 2014 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