DETROIT, MI - MARCH 24: Team Masseur Sergei Tchekmarev works on equipment before an NHL game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on March 24, 2012 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