COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 13: Curtis Sanford #30 stands at mid ice before the start of the game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Nationwide Arena on January 13, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/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