ST. LOUIS, MO - JANUARY 28: Brian Elliott #1 of the St. Louis Blues takes warm up shots from Ian Cole #28 before an NHL game against the New Jersey Devils on January 28, 2014 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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