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Oilers agree to terms with Bachman

by Edmonton Oilers Press Release / Edmonton Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers announced today they have agreed to terms with goaltender Richard Bachman on a one-year contract.

Bachman, 26, appeared in 52 games for the Oklahoma City Barons last season, posting a record of 26-19-6. He also recorded a .908 save percentage, and 2.99 goals against average, as well as two shutouts.

The 5’10”, 176 pound goaltender played in three games with the Oilers last season, registering a .916 save percentage and 3.02 goals against average. Bachman made 47 saves in his Edmonton Oilers debut on October 27, 2013 against the Los Angeles Kings.

The Salt Lake City, Utah native has accumulated a 14-12-2 record in 35 career NHL games, including a .903 save percentage, a 2.95 goals against average and one shutout.

Bachman was selected by Dallas in the 4th round, 120th overall, in the 2006 NHL Draft.

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