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Jonathan Bernier: Fight can lift Leafs

Updated: September 23, 2013, 3:49 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- Toronto goaltender Jonathan Bernier says an event like a big brawl can help bring a team together.

The Maple Leafs' rivalry with the Buffalo Sabres hit another level in Sunday's preseason game. The wild melee included one player coming off the bench and a rare goalie fight.

Bernier says that while the club doesn't want any of its players suspended to start the season, he's pleased that teammates stepped up for each other.

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