Bernier has been suffering from the injury for a few weeks. He was able to play through the injury and even said, "I felt pretty good," "It was sore but my range, my stretching was fine. I think a lot of players play through that."
Bernier is expected to miss, 2-3 weeks to recover from the surgery. He is also missing three weeks with a sprained MCL (which caused him to miss the last few games of the season) Bernier said he will recover from the injuries and be 100% ready to go at the start of training camp in September.
Bernier had a 26-19-7 record this season with a 2.68 goals-against average.
All time he has a record of 117 NHL regular-season contests, Bernier is 55-39-13 with a 2.51 GAA, .918 save percentage and seven shutouts.