Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong
announced today the club has assigned goaltender Ben Bishop to the
Blues’ American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen.
25, has appeared in 36 games with Peoria this season and has posted a .929 save
percentage, a 2.25 goals against average and six shutouts along with a 23-13-0
record. The 6’7, 215-pound goaltender was recently named MVP of the 2012
AHL All-Star Game.
native of St. Louis, Bishop was originally drafted by the Blues in the third
round, 85th overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.