AHL First All-Star Team (1948) John B. Sollenberger Trophy (Leading Scorer AHL) (1948) Les Cunningham Award (MVP AHL) (1948, 1949) AHL Second All-Star Team (1949) IHL Second All-Star Team (1951)
Signed as a free agent by Detroit, September 24, 1935. Traded to St. Louis (AHL) by Detroit for cash, August 17, 1946. Traded to Providence (AHL) by St. Louis (AHL) with Eddie Bush, Roly Rossignol and cash for Bill McComb and Russ Brayshaw, January 9, 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