ECAC First All-Star Team (1978, 1979) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1978) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (1978) NCAA East First All-American Team (1979)
Claimed by New Jersey from Chicago in Waiver Draft, October 5, 1987.
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