TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 1: Ryan Malone #6 of the Tampa Bay Lightning smiles with teammates before the start of the Lighting's game against the New York Rangers at the St. Pete Times Forum on January 1, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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