EAHL First All-Star Team (1947) AHL Second All-Star Team (1954) Lester Patrick Trophy (1980)
Traded to Cleveland (AHL) by NY Rangers with Ed Reigle, Jackie Gordon, Fern Perreault and cash for Hy Buller and Wally Hergesheimer, May 14, 1951.
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