Traded to Los Angeles by Toronto for Mike Krushelnyski, November 9, 1990. Traded to NY Rangers by Los Angeles for Mark Hardy and Ottawa's 5th round choice (previously acquired, Los Angeles selected Frederick Beaubien) in 1993 Entry Draft, March 22, 1993. Claimed by Vancouver from NY Rangers in Waiver Draft, October 3, 1993.
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