DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 20: Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues warms up playing soccer with his teammates prior to facing the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on February 20, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/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