Exit Interview: Ben Bishop

Bishop: “You want to be out there with the guys, you want to try to help the team win & when you can’t, it’s tough.” — Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) May 28, 2016 (Feature Photo/Christine Gunn) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at
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Tampa Bay Lightning: Vasilevskiy’s value growing in the playoffs

Nobody in association with the Tampa Bay Lightning wanted to see Ben Bishop getting stretchered off the ice in Game 1 against Pittsburgh. Unfortunately, that is exactly what happened. Thankfully, X-Rays on Bishop’s knee came back negative, and the goaltender from St. Louis is now day-to-day after what appeared to be a certain season-ending injury. His status for Game 2 is still...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Bishop thought his leg was broken

It looked like Ben Bishop’s season was over after he had to be stretchered off the ice during Game 1 between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Pittsburgh Penguins. Bishop fell and twisted his knee awkwardly, leading the goaltender to audibly yell out as trainers rushed to his aid. Remarkably, Bishop is listed as day-to-day even though he too thought he had a serious injury. Ben...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ben Bishop carried off on stretcher after twisting knee awkwardly

There have been a rash of goalie injuries in this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs, and it hasn’t stopped in the Conference Final. Ben Bishop went down awkwardly after a stray stick hit him in the back of the leg, and after writhing in pain, he had to be carried off on a stretcher. Ben Bishop had X-rays that came back negative, per Jon Cooper. — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Bishop leaves game with leg injury

The Tampa Bay Lightning played a very smart/sound game and emerged victorious on the road against the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-1, in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday night. They did, however, suffer some unfortunate luck, as goaltender Ben Bishop left the game late in the first period with a leg injury. Bishop was moving around near the net and appeared to hurt himself...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ben Bishop suffers leg injury in Game 1 vs. Penguins

Another key player for the Tampa Bay Lightning has suffered an injury. Goalie Ben Bishop left Friday’s Eastern Conference finals Game 1 between the Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins on a stretcher after appearing to suffer a nasty-looking leg injury during the first period. That doesn't look good. #Bishop — Marc Dumont (@MarcPDumont) May 14,...
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Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop stretchered off Game 1 of East finals

PITTSBURGH — The opening minutes of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning featured scary moments for both teams.Pittsburgh defenseman Kris Letang left briefly early in the first period after getting hit illegally from behind by Tampa Bay's Ryan Callahan. Later, Tampa Bay goaltender Ben Bishop exited with an apparent left...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ben Bishop Postgame Game 5 vs. Islanders 5/8

Bishop: “We really wanted to take pride in closing teams out and now we’ve done it two series in a row.” #TBLvsNYI — #GoBolts (@TBLightning) May 9, 2016 (Feature Photo/Christine Gunn) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

“Big Ben” Bishop Is A Vezina Trophy Finalist

The Lightning’s “Big Ben” Bishop was named a Vezina Trophy Finalist yesterday by he NHL general managers. Here is the release from the NHL: Ben Bishop of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Braden Holtby of the Washington Capitals and Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings are the three finalists for the 2015-16 Vezina Trophy, which is awarded “to the goalkeeper adjudged to be the...
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April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Jump Aboard The L-Train – Ben Bishop

“Jump Aboard The L-Train” is a playoff game day column dedicated to those poor, sick disenfranchised NHL fans whose teams failed to make the playoffs. It is based loosely on a wonderful article from the Red Wing blog, Winging it in Motown titled “The Red Wing Bandwagon Cheat Sheet”. Did your team suck? Jump aboard the L-Train and root for the Bolts! Welcome to the Tampa Bay...
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April 17, 2016  |  Discuss

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