ANAHEIM, CA - DECEMBER 11: David Steckel #20 of the Anaheim Ducks is pursued by Nino Niederreiter #22 of the Minnesota Wild for the puck in the first period at Honda Center on December 11, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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