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Position
G
 
Jersey
30
Name  Ben Bishop
Born  11/21/1986
Height  6-7
Weight  214
Shoots  L
11/22/2014 9:45:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop played well in Saturday's victory against the Wild.
Insight: He stopped 30-0f-31 shots on goal and improved his record to 12-3-2 on the season. Bishop now has a 2.30 GAA and .917 save percentage.
 
11/17/2014 9:39:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop earned an easy victory Monday against the Rangers.
Insight: He faced only 16 shots, and stopped 15 of them. Bishop is now 11-2-2 overall, and should be started every time out.
 
11/15/2014 10:30:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop allowed two goals on 27 shots against the Islanders on Saturday.
Insight: Bishop made 25 saves to record his 10th victory of the season. He is 10-2-2.
 
11/13/2014 10:10:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop played well in Thursday's loss to San Jose.
Insight: He made 37 saves on 39 shots, but it was not enough as Tampa Bay fell 2-1. Bishop still has a great record, at 9-2-2.
 
11/12/2014 10:18:00 AM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop stopped 37-of-39 shots on Tuesday but lost to the Blackhawks, 3-2.
Insight: Bishop's effort helped Tampa Bay pick up a point, but the Chicago won in a shootout, 3-2. Bishop allowed just one goal in the shootout to Patrick Kane, but his team did not score on their three attempts.
 
11/6/2014 10:18:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop won his eighth game of the season on Thursday.
Insight: Tampa Bay beat Calgary, 5-2. Bishop stopped 29-of-31 shots versus the Flames to improve to 8-1-1 on the season.
 
11/1/2014 10:51:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop picked up his league-leading seventh win of the season.
Insight: Bishop made 35 saves and allowed three goals against the Capitals on Saturday. He is tied with Carey Price, Ryan Miller, Frederik Andersen, and Marc-Andre Fleury for the most wins in the league this season.
 
10/30/2014 10:04:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop picked up his sixth win of the season.
Insight: He is now 6-1-1 after stopping 24-of-27 shots against the Flyers. Bishop will continue to be a solid option in net.
 
10/18/2014 11:36:00 AM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop will start in goal on Saturday night against the Canucks.
Insight: No shocker here, as Bishop is 2-0-1 with a 1.61 GAA. Start him with confidence.
 
10/13/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop earned an easy win Monday against Montreal.
Insight: He had 16 saves on only 17 shots, and was not tested much in Tampa Bay's 7-1 victory. Nevertheless, owners get the win, along with a .941 save percentage on the night.
 
10/9/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop stopped 19-of-21 shots and had the game-winning assist against the Panthers on opening night.
Insight: Bishop came out of the crease on a Panthers clear and passed the puck up ice to defenseman Victor Hedman. He had a wide open lane because the Panthers were in a line change, and Hedman scored to win the game. Bishop looked great in his first real action since early April. Bishop missed the playoffs with an injury.
 
4/21/2014 7:50:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay goalie Ben Bishop has already been ruled out for Tuesday's Game 4 in Montreal. SOURCE: Montreal Gazette
Insight: The Lightning are facing elimination and will have to do it without Bishop (37-14-7, 2.23 GAA), who injured his elbow on April 8th and hasn't appeared in a game since. Anders Lindback will start in his place.
 
4/15/2014 6:15:00 PM
Description: The Lightning won't have starting goalie Ben Bishop Wednesday for Game 1 against the Canadiens. SOURCE: Chris Stevenson, Sun Media
Insight: He suffered an elbow injury about a week ago. Anders Lindback (8-12-2, 2.90 GAA) will be in net for Wednesday's playoff opener.
 
4/10/2014 5:20:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (upper body) will not play again in the regular season, according to nhl.com.
Insight: Bishop is in the running for the Vezina Trophy after going 37-14-7 with a 2.23 GAA and a .924 SV% this season, but he sustained an upper-body injury Tuesday. Anders Lindback will start until Bishop is ready to return.
 
4/8/2014 9:07:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop is done for the night after injuring his left arm Tuesday against the Maple Leafs. SOURCE: Erik Erlendsson, Tampa Tribune
Insight: Bishop made three saves before exiting with 14 minutes left in the first period. Anders Lindback (5-12-2, 3.26 GAA) will spend the rest of tonight's game between the pipes.
 
3/15/2014 9:44:00 PM
Description: Ben Bishop wasn't letting anything get past him Saturday in a win against New Jersey.
Insight: The Lightning netminder stopped all 23 shots that came his way. He now has five shutouts, second-most behind Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask. Bishop should be in action again Monday versus Vancouver.
 
2/8/2014 6:48:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop appears to be starting Saturday, according to Damian Cristodero of the Tampa Bay Times.
Insight: Bishop left Thursday's game due to an upper-body injury. He has been excellent this season, going 27-8-4 with a 1.97 GAA and .933 SV%.
 
2/8/2014 10:21:00 AM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop is questionable for Saturday's game against Detroit.
Insight: Bishop has been excellent this season going 27-8-4 with a 1.97 GAA and .933 SV%. With Saturday the last game before the two-week break, they may give Bishop the night off.
 
1/31/2014 6:46:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop is questionable for Saturday's game due to a head injury, according to tampabay.com.
Insight: Teammate Nikita Kucherov accidentally kicked Bishop in the back of the head when Bishop ventured out of the crease and dove in an attempt to knock the puck away from Mika Zibanejad Thursday night. Anders Lindback (ankle) already has been ruled out, so the Lightning may have to call up two goalies.
 
1/30/2014 9:07:00 PM
Description: Lightning goalie Ben Bishop left Thursday's game against the Senators with an upper-body injury and won't return.
Insight: Teammate Nikita Kucherov appeared to accidentally kick Bishop in the back of the head when Bishop ventured out of the crease and dove in an attempt to knock the puck away from Mika Zibanejad. Bishop remained face down for a minute or so before being helped off the ice.
 

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