Traded to Calgary by NY Islanders with Tyrone Garner and Calgary's 6th round choice (previously acquired, Calgary selected Ilja Demidov) in 1997 Entry Draft for Robert Reichel, March 18, 1997. Traded to Chicago by Calgary with Eric Andersson and Jamie Allison for Jeff Shantz and Steve Dubinsky, October 27, 1998. Traded to Anaheim by Chicago for Toronto's 4th round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Washington Washington selected Ryan Vanbuskirk) in 2000 Entry Draft, October 27, 1998. Traded to Boston by Anaheim for Boston's 3rd round choice (later traded to Nashville later traded to Detroit Detroit selected Valtteri Filppula) in 2002 Entry Draft, March 6, 2002.
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