Claimed by Minnesota from Detroit in Expansion Draft, June 23, 2000. Traded to Boston by Minnesota for Greg Crozier, March 19, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Augusta (ECHL), August 28, 2002. Traded to Jackson (ECHL) by Augusta (ECHL) with Brent Gauvreau for Mike Oliveira and Mark Thompson, November 29, 2002.
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