Nailers Sign Bernier

WHEELING, W.Va. – The Wheeling Nailers announced that they have signed forward Cedrick Bernier.

The Nailers are the ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and the Philadelphia Phantoms of the American Hockey League. The head coach of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton is former ECHL player Dan Bylsma and the assistant coach is former ECHL player Todd Reirden.

The 23 year old played in the Central Hockey League as a rookie in 2007-08 and had five points (3g-2a) and 229 penalty minutes in 33 games for Wichita while also playing in three games for Arizona.

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