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Ben Bishop
NUMBER: 30 BIRTHDATE: November 21, 1986  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 6' 7" BIRTHPLACE: Denver, CO, United States
WEIGHT: 216 DRAFTED: STL / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 3rd   (85th overall)
2014-15 - Played in 62 games with the Lightning, registering a record of 40-13-5 to go along with a 2.32 goals-against average and .916 save percentage - Ranked 4th in the NHL for wins and tied for 9th (Mike Smith, Arizona) for games played - Set a Lightning franchise record for wins, breaking his own mark (37) from the 2013-14 season - Made his Stanley Cup Playoffs debut in Game 1 of the first round vs. Detroit - Went 13-11 in 25 postseason games and became the 1st goalie to record back-to-back shutouts (Games 5 and 7) at Madison Square Garden against the Rangers 2013-14 - Set new Lightning records in a season for wins (37), save percentage (.924) and goals-against average (2.23); he has since eclipsed his wins record - Recorded a Lightning franchise-best 48 saves on Jan. 19, 2014 at Carolina Career - Made 45 saves and recorded a shutout in his Lightning debut on April 4, 2013, at Carolina, becoming the 2nd goalie in Lightning history to notch a shutout in his team debut (Roloson 1/4/11)
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.
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Yeah, it was a pretty special moment for me. Today was my Dad's [55th] birthday. I have a lot of family in town, so it was a special moment for me to score my first one today. A win definitely would have capped it off, but you can't have everything.

— Sabres rookie Jack Eichel after scoring a goal in his National Hockey League debut
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