NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 10: Sean Avery #16 of the New York Rangers skates with the puck under pressure by J.P. Dumont #71 of the Nashville Predators in the first period on February 10, 2010 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Rebecca Taylor/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