WINNIPEG, CANADA - FEBRUARY 25: Evander Kane #9 of the Winnipeg Jets takes part in the pre-game warm up prior to facing the St. Louis Blues at the MTS Centre on February 25, 2012 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/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