Brother of Mike WCHA Second All-Star Team (1980) NCAA West First All-American Team (1980) AHL First All-Star Team (1984) AHL Second All-Star Team (1989) Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award (Sportsmanship AHL) (1989, 1990)
Traded to Edmonton by Winnipeg for future considerations, July 3, 1986. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 1, 1987.
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