AHL First All-Star Team (1955) Les Cunningham Award (AHL MVP) (1955)
Traded to Montreal by Boston for Hal Laycoe, February 14, 1951. Claimed by Syracuse (AHL) from Montreal (Victoria - WHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 14, 1954. Transferred to Springfield (AHL) after Syracuse (AHL) franchise relocated, September, 1954. Claimed by NY Rangers from Springfield (AHL) in Inter-League Draft, May 31, 1955. Drowned in Lake Haliburton, August 8, 1955.
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