NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 6: Ryan Suter #20 along with Patric Hornqvist #27, Alexander Sulzer #52, Martin Erat #10, Marcel Goc #9 and Shea Weber #6 of the Nashville Predators are recognized for their Olympic bid prior to a game against the San Jose Sharks on February 6, 2010 at the Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
Hopefully [Jonathan] has a year that pushes us, that is the organization, to speak to him next summer and looking for [a long-term contract]. Because the thought process is trying to get a goaltender, and hopefully it's Jonathan, to be the stabilizer for this franchise.
— Maple Leafs GM Lou Lamoriello on goaltender Jonathan Bernier