Played his 1st career game and earned his 1st career win with the Canadiens on March 5 at ANA… Earned his 1st career shutout with the Canadiens in the NHL on March 16 at BUF… Played his 1st career game in the playoffs on May 19 vs. NYR… Stopped 35 of the 37 shots he faced to earn his 1st career win in the playoffs on May 22 at NYR…
Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2008) Hap Emms Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - Top Goaltender) (2008) Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - MVP) (2008) WHL West Second All-Star Team (2009)
Traded to Montreal by Tampa Bay for Cedrick Desjardins, February 14, 2013.
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