DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 21: As a part of Breast Cancer Awarness month Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings uses pink tape on his stick the before an NHL game between the Columbus Blue Jackets at Joe Louis Arena on October 21, 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