2013-14: Notched an assist at NJD, Mar. 27…Had an assist vs. CGY, Mar. 15…Scored a goal at BOS, Mar. 13…Tallied an assist at FLA, Mar. 11…Scored a goal vs. MTL, Mar. 6…Recorded an assist vs. LAK, Jan. 28…Earned an assist at VAN, Jan. 26…Had an assist at EDM, Jan. 24…Notched an assist at CGY, Jan. 22…Tallied 2 assists vs. TOR, Jan. 20…Scored a goal vs. ANA, Jan. 11…Registered 1-2-3 vs. CGY, Jan. 7…Scored a goal vs. PHI, Jan. 4…Tallied an assist and skated in 12:46 of ice time at OTT, Dec. 21…Tied a career high with 1-2-3 vs. TBL, Nov. 16.
2012-13: Collected 3-21-24 in 48 games to rank 5th on the team and 2nd among PHX defensemen in scoring…Led the team in assists (21), TOI/G (25:05) and shifts/game (28.7).
NOTES: Has also played for the NYR…Represented Finland at the 2013 IIHF World Championships, recording 3-2-5 in 8 games…Won a bronze medal with Finland at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia…Signed a four-year contract with the Coyotes on July 11, 2013.
Traded to Phoenix by NY Rangers for Enver Lisin, July 13, 2009. Signed as a free agent by TPS Turku (Finland), October 2, 2012.
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