Oilers, Bachman agree to one-year contract

Wednesday July 9th, 2014

The Edmonton Oilers and goaltender Richard Bachman have reached an agreement on a one-year deal, the team announced Wednesday. 

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. 

In 2013-14, Bachman played 52 games for the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League, recording a 26-19 record and 2.99 goals-against-average. Bachman also appeared in three games with the Oilers, posting a .916 save percentage. He made 47 saves in his October 26 debut with the club. 

Bachman, a fourth-round pick in 2006, has amassed a 14-12-2 record with a .903 save percentage in 35 career NHL games.

-- Chris Johnson

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