OTTAWA, ON - JANUARY 18: Marc Methot #3 of the Ottawa Senators celebrates his first period goal against the New York Rangers with teammates Mika Zibanejad #93, Cory Conacher #89 and Cody Ceci #5 at Canadian Tire Centre on January 18, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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