Traded to Toronto by Pittsburgh with Kim Davis for Dave Burrows and Paul Gardner, November 18, 1980. Traded to Hartford by Toronto for Hartford's 10th round choice (Greg Rolston) in 1983 Entry Draft, October 5, 1982.
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