Richard Bachman G EDM 17 Days

Bachman manned the net for the final two periods of Saturday's loss to the Senators, surrendering four goals on 27 shots.Starter Viktor Fasth was pulled after allowing three scores on 15 shots, opening the door for Bachman to potentially make a push for more duty with a strong relief performance. Unfortunately, Bachman largely failed to clot the bleeding, though his defense didn't do him any favors. As a result, look for Fasth to continue to maintain a sturdy grip on the No. 1 job, despite his deplorable ratios (3.40 GAA, .887 save percentages) on the season.

Richard Bachman G EDM 22 Days

The Oilers have recalled Bachman from AHL Oklahoma City.Bachman gets the recall from the Oilers, with fellow goalie Ben Scrivens dealing with a hamstring injury.

Richard Bachman G EDM 4 Months

Bachman was reassigned to AHL Oklahoma City after Wednesday's game.

With Viktor Fasth (groin) activated from IR and cleared to resume backup duties behind Ben Scrivens, Bachman will return to the minors to create roster room. Bachman never saw the ice for the Oilers after being recalled following Fasth's injury two weeks ago.

Richard Bachman G EDM 5 Months

The Oilers recalled Bachman from AHL Oklahoma City on Wednesday.

Bachman rejoined the Oilers after Viktor Fasth was injured in Edmonton's game on Tuesday against the Kings. The 27-year-old goalie spent most of last season in the AHL but did appear in three games for the Oilers, posting a 0-2-1 record with a .916 save percentage. The severity of Fasth's injury has not been revealed yet so Bachman may see a few appearances for the Oilers as the backup to Ben Scrivens.

Richard Bachman G EDM 5 Months

Bachman cleared waivers Saturday, according to the Oilers web site.

Bachman will report to Oklahoma City of the AHL where he will split time in net for the Barons. Should the Oilers suffer an injury to Ben Scrivens or Viktor Fasth, he would likely be the goaltender recalled to replace them.

Richard Bachman G EDM 5 Months

Bachman was placed on waivers by the Oilers on Friday, TSN's Ryan Rishaug reports.

Bachman saw light action with the Oilers in the early part of last season when the team was desperate for goaltending help, but with the additions of Ben Scrivens and Viktor Fasth to the netminding ranks, his services were no longer needed. He'll likely clear waivers and see most of his action once again at Oklahoma City, where he posted a 2.99 GAA and .908 save percentage over 52 games last season.

Richard Bachman G EDM 8 Months

Richard Bachman has inked a one-year contract with the Edmonton Oilers.

Bachman had a 2.99 GAA and .908 save percentage in 52 AHL games in 2013-14. He'll probably start the season in the minors and get called up if Viktor Fasth or Ben Scrivens get hurt.

Richard Bachman G EDM Sep 20 '79

Richard Bachman (groin) has been sent down to the minors.

This presumably means that Bachman is healthy enough to play. He has been sidelined since Nov. 2.

Richard Bachman G EDM Aug 14 '79

Richard Bachman left Saturday's game with a groin injury.

The Oilers netminder was making his third straight start. He had given up two goals on nine shots in 13:52 before departing. In relief, Jason LaBarbera really wasn't much better, making 19 of 22 saves.

Richard Bachman G EDM Aug 13 '79

Richard Bachman will be in Edmonton's crease Saturday when Detroit visits.

It will mark his third straight start for the struggling Oilers.