Missed majority of 2009-10 due to recurring upper-body injury and as a healthy reserve. Traded to Calgary by New Jersey for Calgary's 5th round choice (Graham Black) in 2012 Entry Draft, July 12, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, January 15, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Wilkes-Barre (AHL), August 20, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, November 7, 2013.
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