2:19 PM EDT, Thu July 28, 2016
Pension Plan Puppets Jul 8, 2016

Bye Bye Bernie, an extension of the Anderson trade

Anaheim appears to be getting a halfway decent goalie for an as-of-yet unnamed pick. Jonathan Bernier was a polarizing figure in Toronto ever since his arrival. When the Leafs traded Matt Frattin, Ben Scrivens, and a second round pick for Bernier, who was an unsigned RFA, many fans were confused by the deal. At the time of the trade, Bernier's career save percentage wasn't dramatically better than that of Scrivens, and was actually worse than Reimer's. With a rebuilding team, why trade away young(ish) players and a draft pick? At the time of the Bernier deal (summer, 2013), the numbers...

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