Left University of Denver (WCHA) and signed with Calgary (WHL), July 30, 2007. Traded to Calgary by Washington for Calgary's 7th round choice (Christian Djoos) in 2012 Entry Draft, July 17, 2009. Traded to Florida by Calgary for Jordan Henry, July 9, 2011.
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