ST. LOUIS, MO - MARCH 10: Chris Porter #32 and T.J. Oshie #74 of the St. Louis Blues kick a soccer ball around before an NHL game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on March 10, 2012 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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