WHL First All-Star Team (1980)
Rights traded to Colorado by Minnesota with Kevin Maxwell for cash, December 31, 1981. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, September 20, 1982. Traded to Quebec by Minnesota for Jay Miller, June 29, 1983. Missed majority of 1984-85 season recovering from knee injury suffered in training camp, October, 1984. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, December 13, 1985.
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