Played in NHL All-Star Game (1947, 1948, 1949, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955)
Signed as a free agent by Brooklyn, October 10, 1941. Rights transferred to Detroit from Brooklyn in Special Dispersal Draft October 9, 1942. Traded to Toronto by Detroit for Billy Taylor, September 21, 1946. Traded to Chicago by Toronto for cash, December 10, 1954.
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