RALEIGH, NC - JANUARY 18: Fans hold a sign as Jeff Skinner #53 of the Carolina Hurricanes warms up prior to an NHL game against the Florida Panthers at PNC Arena on January 18, 2014 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