UNIONDALE, NY - OCTOBER 12: Justin Williams #14 of the Los Angeles Kings adjusts his skates prior to his game against the New York Islanders at the Nassau Coliseum on October 12, 2009 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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