LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 09: Former Los Angeles Kings forward Bernie Nicholls, who is currently a consultant for the team, arrives prior to the game against the Washington Capitals at the Staples Center on January 9, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
We have no doubt how he can play. You don't, with four teams that are left, you're not getting here without good goaltending. All great goalies left, and [Bishop] is a top-tier goaltender in this league and he's shown it.
— Lightning coach Jon Cooper on goalie Ben Bishop, who shut out the Rangers in Game 5