WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 29: Jason Chimera #25 of the Washington Capitals shoots during warm-ups before playing against the Boston Bruins during an NHL game against at Verizon Center on March 29, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/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