Signed as a free agent by Chicago (AHA), October 29, 1930. NHL rights transferred to Detroit from Chicago Shamrocks (AHA) after AHA club owners purchased Detroit (NHL and IHL) franchises, September 2, 1932. Traded to NY Americans by Detroit for Fred Hergert and $7,500, November 21, 1935. Traded to Boston by NY Americans with $5,000 for Eddie Shore, January 25, 1940.
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