TAMPA, FL - APRIL 9: Martin St. Louis #26 of the Tampa Bay Lightning signs autographs outside of the St. Pete Times Forum before the start of the game against the Washington Capitals on April 9, 2009 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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