SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 27: Manny Malhotra #22 of the Carolina Hurricanes faces off against Nick Bjugstad #27 of the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on March 27, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/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