Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, April 5, 1991. Traded to Pittsburgh by Los Angeles for Jeff Chychrun, November 6, 1992. Traded to San Jose by Pittsburgh for future considerations, February 26, 1993. Traded to Tampa Bay by San Jose for Dave Capuano, June 19, 1993. Traded to Calgary by Tampa Bay for cash, October 5, 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