QMJHL First All-Star Team (1982) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1982) AHL First All-Star Team (1989)
Transferred to Boston by NY Islanders as compensation for the NY Islanders' signing of free agent Brian Curran, August 6, 1986. Traded to Minnesota by Boston for Minnesota's 4th round choice (Darwin McPherson) in 1987 Entry Draft, March 10, 1987. Traded to NY Rangers by Minnesota with Jari Gronstrand for Jay Caufield and Dave Gagner, October 8, 1987. Traded to Winnipeg by NY Rangers for future considerations, December 16, 1987.
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