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Raw Charge May 23, 2017
Tampa Bay Lightning Offseason: What’s the goalie situation, anyway?

Tampa Bay Lightning Offseason: What’s the goalie situation, anyway?

Andrei Vasilevskiy is settled in as the Lightning starter, but there are questions elsewhere. The 2016-17 season saw two goaltenders leave the Tampa Bay Lightning organization while adding two goaltenders that will be unrestricted free agents on July 1. Ben Bishop was sent to the Los Angeles Kings with Peter Budaj coming back in the deal to back up Andrei Vasilevskiy for the rest of the season. Adam Wilcox was traded to the Florida Panthers for Mike McKenna. The Lightning currently have two goaltenders under contract for next season; Vasilevskiy and Connor Ingram. Kristers Gudlevskis will...

What exactly happened between Calgary and Ben Bishop?

All signs pointed to him becoming a Flame. But now hes a Star.
The Hockey Writers May 15, 2017

Off the Crossbar: Stars Aim for 23 Goalie Roster

Another day, another goalie. After acquiring Ben Bishop’s rights from the Los Angeles Kings, the Dallas Stars signed him to a six-year, $29.5 million contract. “This is the Stars’ first move in our goal of having a full roster of 23 goalies by training camp,” said Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill. The Stars now have three goalies: Bishop, […]
CSN Philly May 12, 2017

NHL Notes: Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to 6-year, $29.5M deal

FRISCO, Texas -- The Dallas Stars have signed goaltender Ben Bishop to a six-year, $29.5-million deal.General manager Jim Nill announced the terms Friday, less than
The Globe and Mail May 12, 2017

Dallas Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to six-year, $29.5M deal

General manager Jim Nill announced the terms Friday, less than a week after acquiring rights to the 30-year-old from the Kings for a fourth-round pick
FOX Sports May 12, 2017
Dallas Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to 6-year, $29.5M deal

Dallas Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to 6-year, $29.5M deal

Dallas Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to 6-year, $29.5M deal
CSN New England May 12, 2017

Bean: For the love of God, please don't let Ben Bishop's new contract fuel dumb Tuukka Rask takes

Bad hockey takes are in my head. Not because I necessarily think in a way that generates bad hockey takes; I mean that I literally think
LA Kings Insider May 12, 2017

Stars ink Bishop to six-year, $29.5-million extension

The Dallas Stars have reached an agreement with ex-King Ben Bishop on a six-year, $29.5-million contract extension, as first reported by TSN’s Pierre LeBrun and the Dallas Morning News’ Mike Heika. Los Angeles had traded the goaltender to Dallas for a fourth round draft pick on Tuesday. Bishop had been acquired along with a fifth […] The post Stars ink Bishop to six-year, $29.5-million extension appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Defending Big D May 12, 2017
Report: Stars, Bishop Agree To 6 Year, $29.5 Million Contract

Report: Stars, Bishop Agree To 6 Year, $29.5 Million Contract

Bishop’s average cap hit will be just under $5 million. Reports today are that the Dallas Stars and goaltender Ben Bishop are close to coming to agreement on contract terms. The announcement could come as early as today, so stay tuned here. Hearing that the Dallas Stars and Ben Bishop's camp are very close on a new contract... Could happen as early as today but we'll see...— Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) May 12, 2017 The pending unrestricted free agent was acquired by the Stars earlier this week from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for the 4th round pick they acquired from...
The Hockey Writers May 10, 2017

Stars Capture Kings’ Bishop

Big Ben is coming to Big D. Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill took not a small step, but a giant leap toward fixing his club’s goalie situation Tuesday afternoon, acquiring exclusive negotiating rights to Ben Bishop from the Los Angeles Kings. In exchange, the Kings received Montreal’s fourth-round pick in the 2017 NHL Entry […]
Defending Big D May 10, 2017
Dallas Stars Daily Links: Stars GM Nill Acquires Ben Bishop’s Rights

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Stars GM Nill Acquires Ben Bishop’s Rights

Nill pulls the trigger on a goalie deal, Ottawa eliminates the Rangers, NHL Concussion Protocol needs more teeth and P.K. Subban has no idea why Montreal traded him. Kings had spoken with Dallas last week about Bishop, but the deal fell into place today.— Jon Rosen (@lakingsinsider) May 9, 2017 Nill on Bishop: We think that he’s an upgrade in net for us and I’m hoping he’s a big part of our future moving forward.— Sean Shapiro (@seanshapiro) May 9, 2017 The fourth-round pick is the one the Stars received in the Jordie Benn trade.— Mark Stepneski (@StarsInsideEdge)...
Raw Charge May 10, 2017
Quick Strikes: Former Lightning goalie Ben Bishop traded to Dallas Stars

Quick Strikes: Former Lightning goalie Ben Bishop traded to Dallas Stars

Jeff Vinik continues to invest in the city of Tampa, a projected expansion draft protection list for the Tampa Bay Lightning, Dotchin suspended in Syracuse, and Joseph named CHL player of the week. The Bolts Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik's multi-billion dollar renewal project adds a startup accelerator. “With his development set to continue construction for another eight years, Vinik says he’ll be continuing to push for Tampa’s startup scene for the next decade. ‘There’s no reason we can’t become the center of innovation in the southeast U.S.,’ he says.” [Forbes] The...
Frozen Royalty May 9, 2017

LA Kings Tanner Pearson: “Main Goal Was To Stay Here, In Los Angeles”

LOS ANGELES — Rob Blake’s first big move as the new general manager of the Los Angeles Kings was to make signing of one of his key potential restricted free agents quick and easy instead of a long, drawn out process. Indeed, after trading goaltender Ben Bishop, who would have been an unrestricted free agent […]
FOX Sports May 9, 2017
Ben Bishop is the Newest Dallas Star

Ben Bishop is the Newest Dallas Star

Goaltender Ben Bishop is the Newest Dallas Star..For Now. The Kings Sent the Goalie to the Stars in Exchange For a 2017 Draft Pick in the Stars Effort to Cure Their Goalie Woes.Ben Bishop became an L.A. King this season but is now the newest name in the NHLs trade market. The Kings sen...
The Globe and Mail May 9, 2017

Stars acquire rights to goaltender Ben Bishop from Kings

Bishop will be an unrestricted free agent this summer unless Dallas signs him before July 1

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