TORONTO, CANADA - MARCH 4: Korbinian Holzer #55 and Dion Phaneuf #3 of the Toronto Maple Leafs battle for the puck with Steve Bernier #18 of the New Jersey Devils during NHL game action March 4, 2013 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Graig Abel/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