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Ben Bishop
NUMBER: 30 BIRTHDATE: November 21, 1986  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 7" BIRTHPLACE: Denver, CO, United States
WEIGHT: 214 DRAFTED: STL / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 3rd   (85th overall)

2014 Playoffs
- Has missed Games 1, 2 & 3versus Montreal with an upper body injury

2013-14 Regular Season
- Ranked fourth in the NHL for victories with 37
- Ranked in the Top-10 in the NHL for both goals-against average and save percentage
- Missed the final three games of the regular season with an upper body injury
- Won his 37th game of the season, making 25 saves on 26 shots, on Apr. 1 vs. MTL
- Set a new Lightning franchise record for wins in a season with 31 on Mar. 15 vs. NJD
- Recorded a Lightning franchise-best 48 saves, earning second star honors on Jan. 19 at CAR
- Posted a 3-0-1 record against Montreal during the regular season to go along with a .94 goals-against average and .962 save percentage

Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2006) Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2008) AHL Second All-Star Team (2012) Traded to Ottawa by St. Louis for Ottawa's 2nd round choice (Thomas Vannelli) in 2013 Entry Draft, February 26. 2012. Traded to Tampa Bay by Ottawa for Cory Conacher and Philadelphia's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Ottawa selected Tobias Lindberg) in 2013 Entry Draft, April 3, 2013.
Quote of the Day

This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.

— Islanders captain John Tavares