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Steve Bernier

Steve Bernier  #16

New York Islanders  Right Wing
NUMBER: 16 BIRTHDATE: March 31, 1985  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Quebec City, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 220 DRAFTED: SJS / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (16th overall)
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2002) QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2003, 2004) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2003) Traded to Buffalo by San Jose with San Jose's 1st round choice (Tyler Ennis) in 2008 Entry Draft for Brian Campbell and Buffalo's 7th round choice (Drew Daniels) in 2008 Entry Draft, February 26, 2008. Traded to Vancouver by Buffalo for Los Angeles' 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Buffalo selected Brayden McNabb) in 2009 Entry Draft and Vancouver's 2nd round choice (later traded to Columbus Columbus selected Petr Straka) in 2010 Entry Draft, July 4, 2008. Traded to Florida by Vancouver with Michael Grabner and Vancouver's 1st round choice (Quinton Howden) in 2010 Entry Draft for Keith Ballard and Victor Oreskovich, June 25, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Albany (AHL), October 26, 2011. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, January 30, 2012.
Quote of the Day

Yeah, it was a pretty special moment for me. Today was my Dad's [55th] birthday. I have a lot of family in town, so it was a special moment for me to score my first one today. A win definitely would have capped it off, but you can't have everything.

— Sabres rookie Jack Eichel after scoring a goal in his National Hockey League debut
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