Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 23, 1992. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, August 22, 1995. Traded to Tampa Bay by Calgary for Tyler Moss, March 18, 1997. Traded to Vancouver by Tampa Bay for Enrico Ciccone, March 14, 1998. Traded to Phoenix by Vancouver for future considerations, March 8, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Washington, August 9, 1999. Missed majority of 2000-01 due to concussion vs. Albany (AHL), October 13, 2000.
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