WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 23: Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals moves the puck around Andrew Ladd #16 of the Winnipeg Jets during the first period at Verizon Center on March 23, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/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