Brother of Gordie AHL First All-Star Team (1946) USHL Second All-Star Team (1949) PCHL First All-Star Team (1951)
Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, October 30, 1942. Traded to Montreal by NY Rangers with Hal Laycoe and George Robertson for Buddy O'Connor and Frank Eddolls, August 19, 1947.
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