AHL Second All-Star Team (1941) NHL Second All-Star Team (1949, 1950, 1951) Hart Trophy (1950)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1949, 1950, 1951)
Signed as a free agent by NY Americans, October 11, 1939. Team name changed to Brooklyn Americans prior to 1941-42 season. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers after Brooklyn franchise folded, 1945. Signed as a free agent by Saskatoon (WHL), September 25, 1953.
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