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Ben Bishop Named NHL’s Third Star Of The Week

Andddd the 'NHL 3 Stars of the Week' are… — NHL (@NHL) March 23, 2015
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Bishop And Killorn Lead Bolts Past Red Wings

Inside a jam-packed Amalie Arena on Friday evening, the Tampa Bay Lightning took another important step towards cementing themselves as one of the top two seeds in the Atlantic Division. Entering the night, the visiting Detroit Red Wings sat just five points back of the Bolts, seeking to use Friday’s contest as a means to cut their deficit to three. Unfortunately for Mike Babcock’s...
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Brandon Prust checks Ben Bishop into the boards (Video)

Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust checked Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop into the boards from behind during the second period of Monday night's game at Amalie Arena.Bishop was attempting to play a loose puck behind the net when Prust laid him out: Prust was given two minutes for goaltender interference, which could have been (and probably should have been) a lot...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Prust checked Ben Bishop into the boards

It’s pretty common knowledge that you can’t hit an NHL goaltender. Accidental collisions happen, but it’s pretty rare to see a player check a goaltender against the boards. Remarkably, that’s exactly what Brandon Prust did to Ben Bishop when the Canadiens faced the Lightning. Bishop went behind his net to fetch the puck and Prust crunched him into the boards and glass. Prust...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Prust Forgets That He’s Not Allowed To Check Goalies, Lays Solid Hit On Ben Bishop

Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust has been known to get under the skin of opposing teams time and again, and it’s pretty safe to say he did that (and more) on Monday night against the Tampa Bay Lightning. During the second period in Tampa, Prust laid a very solid body check on Ben Bishop, the Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender situation could hold future dilemma

Ben Bishop The Tampa Bay Lightning are one of the most satisfied teams in the NHL this season. Sitting in second place in the Atlantic division with 84 points, this hockey club is on its way to the playoffs in consecutive seasons for the first time since 2007. As it is for any hockey team, the root of their success has been great goaltending. After acquiring starting goaltender...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Bolts And Bishop Blank Blackhawks

Steven Stamkos scored twice and Ben Bishop stopped all 28 shots he faced to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning over the Chicago Blackhawks 4-0 at Amalie Arena tonight. It was Bishop’s second Shutout of the season. The Lightning finish up a trying month of February 6-4-2 in 12 games, all against tough Western Conference opponents. The scoreless first period saw the Lightning miss on many...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Bishop honors Tampa and Lightning with glow-in-dark mask

Coming to ice near you: Ben Bishop in a glow-in-the-dark mask. The Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender will sport a creative new mask sometime this season. Bishop's mask, the brainchild of artist David Gunnarsson, will feature lightning bolts that glow within Gunnarsson's G.L.O.W. Tech FX design. According to the Tampa Tribune, Bishop chose to go with the ambitious glow-in-the-dark scheme...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning goalie Ben Bishop faces shots for first time since wrist surgery

Everything appears big in Ben Bishop's life. Standing a towering 6-foot-7 while backstopping Tampa Bay to 37 wins -- and honored as a Vezina Trophy finalist in June--Bishop just signed a rather large two-year, $11.5 million contract. Further big news arrived this week as Bishop skated onto the ice to face live shots for the first time since suffering an elbow injury late in the Lightning...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

No more tears: Bolts' Ben Bishop a Vezina Trophy finalist

Maybe now the tears shed by Ben Bishop will be ones of joy. After posting one of the best seasons in Tampa Bay Lightning history despite being cut short by injury, Bishop is a finalist for the Vezina Trophy, the National Hockey League announced Friday. Other finalists for the award given to the league's top goaltender include Boston's Tuuka Rask and Colorado's Semyon Varlamov. "Any...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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