Ben Bishop refused to crack.
Tampa Bay's Vezina Trophy candidate stopped 34 shots, Alex Killorn scored with less than two minutes remaining and the Lightning advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 1-0 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night in Tampa, Fla.
Bishop used all of his 6-foot-7 frame, even making one third-period save with his mask, to repeatedly deny the Red Wings and post his fourth career playoff shutout.
"I just wanted to find a way to win; the guys have done a good job scoring goals all series for me. It was my turn tonight," Bishop said. "I just had to keep them out of the net."