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The Copper & Blue Apr 8, 2015

Oilers win one for Bachman, derail Kings playoff plans

Goalie Richard Bachman makes emotional return to game after loss of his brother.
Edmonton Journal Apr 6, 2015

Bachman ready to play again after brother's death

There was comfort in the practice day routine, which Richard Bachman was seeking. He wanted to turn back the clock when he returned to the ice with the Edmonton Oilers. “After a real tough week, it was good to get back into the routine,” he said on Monday after some extra work in the net at Rexall Place.

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The Edmonton Oilers will be without Richard Bachman when they take on the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday. The club’s official Twitter account announced that Bachman had been forced to leave the team due to a death in his family, which …
Edmonton Journal Mar 30, 2015

Edmonton Oilers give Richard Bachman second straight start in goal for game vs. Colorado Avalanche

DENVER — After his 29-save shutout against the Dallas Stars, Richard Bachman had no idea when he’d get back into the Edmonton Oilers net. He didn’t have long to wait.
Edmonton Journal Mar 28, 2015

Vertically-challenged goaltender Bachman talks inches after his shutout feat

Edmonton Oilers’ backup Richard Bachman was talking inches after his feat Friday when the vertically-challenged goalie picked up his second-career NHL shutout. Yeah, he wishes he was a highrise like Devan Dubnyk at 6 feet 5 inches or Ben Bishop at 6 feet 7 inches.

Player grades – Richard Bachman leads the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-0 win over the Dallas Stars

Oilers 4, Stars 0 I’m not used to seeing the Edmonton Oilers run over the Dallas Stars, and despite a weak second period where the team had to lean heavily on Richard Bachman this was a very solid game for …
Edmonton Journal Mar 27, 2015

Edmonton Oilers give Richard Bachman start in goal Friday against Dallas Stars, his former team

At least there will be some familiarity for Richard Bachman when he shakes off the cobwebs and steps into the Edmonton Oilers’ net tonight. He had played with four of the defencemen in Oklahoma City earlier this season, a list that now includes Brandon Davidson, who was called up from the Barons on Thursday.

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