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Jonathan Bernier addresses bitterness of arbitration process

Toronto goalie Jonathan Bernier has a new deal with the Maple Leafs thanks to arbitration, but the process was not easy or simple. The goalie was reportedly far apart from the Leafs as far as his ideal salary was concerned. It seems like harsh words were also exchanged. "There's obviously things they say that you don't want to hear, but at the same time I think you grow from those...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jonathan Bernier strikes deal with Leafs at zero hour

Jonathan Bernier and the Maple Leafs had already started their arbitration hearing and submitted their cases. But before the arbiter could hand down the ruling, the two sides came together and came up with a compromise: A two year deal with a $4.15 cap hit in each season. Bernier was a stellar backup with the L.A. Kings, but with the Leafs his minutes rose to over 3,000 a season...
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August 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Leafs could be lowballing goalie Jonathan Bernier

The Maple Leafs might be seriously lowballing goaltender Jonathan Bernier if the latest report on Bernier's salary demands prove true. According to Sportsnet insider Elliotte Friedman, Bernier and the Leafs stand at least $2 million apart in contract negotiations ahead of Friday's arbitration hearing. That price tag puts Bernier in a contract value similar to Detroit Red Wing Jimmy...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

2014-15 Toronto Maple Leafs Preview: Jonathan Bernier Key To Playoff Chances

The Toronto Maple Leafs appeared to be headed for a second straight playoff appearance before a second-half collapse (13 losses in last 16 games) dropped them to 12th place in the Eastern Conference and nine points out of the wild card last season. Toronto’s struggles in the final weeks of the season can be attributed, at least in part, to starting goaltender Jonathan Bernier dealing...
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Jonathan Bernier gives the puck away, makes a great recovery

Jonathan Bernier almost committed a huge blunder when he made a weak pass behind his own net, forcing his defenseman to make a hurried pass which deflected in front of the vacated Toronto net. Crisis averted as Bernier scrambled back into his crease and made a crazy save with his foot right as the puck reached the net. (H/T Reddit Hockey)
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September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Leafs' Jonathan Bernier to have sports hernia surgery

The Toronto Maple Leafs have announced that primary goaltender, Jonathan Bernier will undergo surgery on Wednesday to repair a  sports hernia. Bernier has been suffering from the injury for a few weeks. He was able to play through the injury and even said, "I felt pretty good,"  "It was sore but my range, my stretching was fine. I think a lot of players play through that."Bernier...
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April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs Goalie Jonathan Bernier Out Three Weeks With MCL Strain

Things certainly didn’t look good when Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier’s upper body bent backwards over his lower body. While it could have been worse, the netminder is going to miss some time. Maple Leafs head coach Randy Carlyle revealed Friday that Bernier suffered an MCL sprain in the third period of the Leafs’ eventual 4-3 overtime win over the Boston Bruins...
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Bernier Update: Out day-to-day with groin strain

Earlier today, Sports Injury Alert quipped that the Bernier's injury might be more serious that the Leafs were letting on, since they weren't revealing any information.Well, Leafland can breathe a big sigh of relief because that is not the caseThe Toronto Maple Leafs tweeted about a half hour ago that Randy Carlyle stated that Bernier underwent an MRI today, and has a low grade groin...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The mysterious case of Jonathan Bernier

The Toronto Maple Leafs are generally vague about injuries - lower-body injury and upper-body injury is usually the extent of what the media and fans get when it's revealed that someone is injured. But Jonathan Bernier's injury seems especially mysterious.For those who aren't sure what happened, Bernier left last Thursday's game against the Los Angeles Kings at the end of the first...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Coyotes can't capitalize on chances in frustrating loss

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Jonathan Bernier was the story of the night in Toronto's fifth straight victory Monday at Arena. The Maple Leafs goalie made 39 saves to help the Leafs post their longest winning streak in seven years with a 4-2 decision. But Bernier's performance was no surprise to Coyotes forward Radim Vrbata. "He made great saves, no question," the right wing said...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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