Traded to Toronto by Chicago for Ray Timgren, October 4, 1954. Traded to Detroit (Hershey AHL) by Toronto (Pittsburgh - AHL) with Gilles Mayer, Willie Marshall, Bob Hassard, Bob Solinger and Ray Gariepy for cash, July 7, 1956.
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