WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 23: Steve Oleksy #61 of the Washington Capitals warms up prior to the start of an NHL game against the Anaheim Ducks at Verizon Center on December 23, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/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