QMJHL Rookie of the Year (1978) (shared with Denis Savard) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1979) QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1980)
Traded to NY Rangers by Quebec with Jason Lafreniere for Bruce Bell, Jari Gronstrand, Walt Poddubny and NY Rangers' 4th round choice (Eric Dubois) in 1989 Entry Draft, August 1, 1988. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, September 27, 1993.
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