Jonathan Quick

LA Kings acquire goalie Ben Bishop in trade with Lightning

The Los Angeles Kings have decided to make their postseason push with two dependable veteran goalies sharing the crease.

Los Angeles acquired Ben Bishop from the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday in a trade including goalie Peter Budaj and an exchange of draft picks.

The Kings will pair Bishop with Jonathan Quick in a formidable tandem down the stretch as they attempt to make the playoffs for the seventh time in eight years. Los Angeles (30-27-4) began the day three points behind St. Louis for the second wild-card berth in the Western Conference.

Quick returned only Saturday from a 59-game absence with a serious groin injury, and general manager Dean Lombardi didn't...