DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 7: Fans walk into the arena for the NHL season opener between the Ottawa Senators and the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on October 7, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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