Traded to Philadelphia by Los Angeles with Patrik Hersley for Denis Gauthier and Philadelphia's 2nd round choice (later traded to Minnesota Minesota selected Jason Zucker) in 2010 Entry Draft, July 1, 2008. Traded to Boston by Philadelphia with Philadelphia's 4th round choice (Lane MacDermid) in 2009 Entry Draft for Andrew Alberts, October 14, 2008.
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