WINNIPEG, CANADA - SEPTEMBER 28: Brian Boucher #33 of the Carolina Hurricanes deflects a shot from the Winnipeg Jets in preseason NHL action at the MTS Centre on September 28, 2011 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/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