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Ben Bishop
NUMBER: 30 BIRTHDATE: November 21, 1986  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 6' 7" BIRTHPLACE: Denver, CO, United States
WEIGHT: 209 DRAFTED: STL / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 3rd   (85th overall)
2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs - Made 26 saves for his second shutout of the playoffs in Game 5 at New York - Recorded a shutout streak of 133:08 between Game 6 at Detroit and Game 1 at Montreal - Recorded his first career postseason shutout, making 31 saves, in Game 7 vs. Detroit - Won his first career playoff game, making 23 saves, in Game 2 vs. Detroit First Round - 7 GP, 4-3 record with a 1.87 GAA, .922 SV% and 1 SO Second Round - 6 GP, 4-2 record with a 1.73 GAA and .939 SV% ECF - 5 GP, 3-2 record with a 2.78 GAA & .903 SV% 2014-15 Regular Season - Ranked fourth in the NHL for wins with 40 and ninth (tie) for games played with 62 - Set a career and franchise record for wins in a season - Went 4-0-1 over his final five starts of the regular season - Named the third star of the week by the NHL on March 23 CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS: Saves: 43 (5/1/15 at MTL) Shots: 44 (5/1/15 at MTL) Shutouts: 2 (Last: 5/24/15 at NYR) Goals Against: 5 (2x, Last: 5/22/15 vs. NYR)
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

For our team, as a group, we've never been this far before, and so it's just more lessons learned, and sometimes you have to go to the school of hard knocks to find out what works and what doesn't. We've got a young group. They've played some unreal hockey here to get us this far, and we showed if we're not going to play the proper way, a really, really good hockey team is going to beat you, and that's what they did. It's a lesson learned.

— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Rangers win in Game 6 forced a Game 7 that will be played at Madison Square Garden on Friday