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Islanders Re-Sign Jean-Francois Berube

The New York Islanders and Jean-Francois Berube have come to terms on a one year contract. This deal will see the 24-year-old netminder earn $675,000 at the NHL level for the 2016-17 season. Prior to the 2015-16 season, the Islanders needed a contingency plan for oft-injured Jaroslav Halak. Right around the same time, The Los Angeles Kings were looking for a more NHL-experienced...
Via The Hockey Writers
23 days ago

Berube agrees to one-year deal with Islanders

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Islanders have agreed to a one-year deal with goaltender Jean-Francois Berube Berube, 24, made his NHL debut with the Islanders last season, posting a 3-2-1 record with a 2.71 goals-against average and .914 save percentage in seven games. The Islanders claimed Berube off waivers from the Kings on Oct. 6, 2015. He led the American Hockey League with...
Via Associated Press
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders goalie tries to toss puck to fans, fails miserably

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.That's a lesson New York Islanders goaltender Jean-Francois Berube learned Wednesday after the Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators, 3-1. The 24-year-old netminder ran into a few hilarious mishaps while trying to toss a puck to a fan.Poor Berube. You have to admire his perseverance though.Berube does not have a ton of practice tossing pucks...
Via FOX Sports
March 24, 2016  |  Discuss

J.F. Berube and Ryan Pulock Get The Call Tonight

Jack Capuano announced that rookies Jean-Francois Berube will be in net and Ryan Pulock will be on the blueline as the New York Islanders host the Ottawa Senators at Barclays Center tonight (7pm). Berube and Pulock will play tonight. #Isles — Scott Charles (@ScottmCharles) March 23, 2016 Berube will replace Thomas Greiss who has performed capably since replacing Jaroslav Halak...
Via Islanders Insight
March 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Jean-Francois Berube to get chance to shake rust off in net

Jean-Francois Berube is a patient man. The 24-year-old goaltender hasn't played since some mop-up duty on Feb. 6 in Detroit and that was all according to plan; he was the third goaltender in a two-man rotation, getting lots of practice work in while passing the season in a sort of limbo.
Via Newsday
March 13, 2016

Berube Earns First Career Victory as Islanders Top the Wild

Brooklyn, N.Y.—A second period surge led the New York Islanders to a 5-3 victory against the Minnesota Wild at Barclays Center. Despite both of the Islanders top two goaltenders healthy, coach Jack Capuano decided to use his third-string goaltender, Jean-Francois Berube. He stopped 40 shots in his first career NHL victory. A sluggish first frame by the Islanders had them trailing...
Via Islanders Insight
February 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Berube, Nelson lead Islanders to 5-3 win over Wild

NEW YORK (AP) Brock Nelson's team-leading 20th goal broke a tie late in the second period, Jean-Francois Berube made 40 saves for his first NHL win, and the New York Islanders beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 Tuesday night. Mikhail Grabovski and John Tavares each had a goal and an assist, and Anders Lee and Frans Nielsen also scored for the Islanders. Charlie Coyle, Jason Pominville...
Via Associated Press
February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Islanders tab Berube to receive second career start vs. Wild

The New York Islanders raised a few eyebrows on Tuesday morning by naming Jean-Francois Berube their starting goaltender in their first game following the NHL All-Star break.While the Islanders have been idle since Jan. 25, Berube has been quite active - winning all four of his starts with Bridgeport of the American Hockey League over the last two weeks. The 24-year-old Quebec native...
Via FOX Sports
February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Islanders Insight Top Shelf: The NHL 2015-16 Season Begins

Islanders Insights Top Shelf: The NHL 2015-16 Season Begins Tonight, the NHL 2015-16 season begins, though not for our New York Islanders who are on day two of practice in Annapolis. That doesn’t mean we weren’t without news surrounding the team. Insight’s Eric Bordin’s article takes a look at the Islanders recent waiver claim Jean-Francois Berube from the Los Angeles...
Via Islanders Insight
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Islanders Claim Jean-Francois Berube Off Waivers

The Islanders hit the waiver wire today and claimed some insurance in case Jaroslav Halak has to miss a few games. With only Thomas Greiss as an NHL starting goaltender, and the third-string goalie being a very green Stephon Williams, the Isles went out and plucked goalie jean-Francois Berube off of waivers from the L.A. Kings. Now, Berube is not going to be competing for the backup...
Via Islanders Insight
October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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