RALEIGH, NC - DECEMBER 23: The John Deere Olympia cleans the ice prior to an NHL game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Columbus Blue Jackets at PNC Arena on December 23, 2013 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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