DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 27: Goaltender Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche talks with Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues at the Pepsi Center on November 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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