NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 18: A trainer checks out Chris Neil #25 of the Ottawa Senators after an injury in the first period against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on February 18, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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