OMJHL Second All-Star Team (1973) AHL First All-Star Team (1978) Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award (Sportsmanship AHL) (1978) Les Cunningham Award (MVP AHL) (1978) Bill Masterton Trophy (1981)
Traded to Philadelphia by Minnesota with Minnesota's 3rd round choice (Gord Salt) in 1978 Amateur Draft for Harvey Bennett Jr., October 28, 1977. Traded to St. Louis by Philadelphia with Rick Lapointe for Phil Myre, June 7, 1979. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, December 2, 1983.
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