Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop has a sprained right wrist and will miss at least three more games after being placed on Injured Reserve Thursday.
The news was first reported by Damian Cristodero of the Tampa Bay Times.
Bishop has a sprained right wrist. Has been out on injured reserve. Eligible to come off Tuesday.— Damian Cristodero (@LightningTimes) January 9, 2014
Bishop has been out since the first period of Sunday's 5-3 loss in Edmonton, meaning in total he will be out at least four-plus games. He is eligible to come off I.R. on Tuesday.
Cedrick Desjardins is with the team along with No. 2 goalie Anders Lindback.
The Bolts host Washington Thursday night. Coverage begins at 7 on sister station 970 WFLA.