Richard Bachman



  • DOB: 7/25/1987
  • Ht: 5-10
  • Wt: 176
  • Shoots: L
  • Years on Team: 1
  • Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
  • Drafted: 2006

Season Notes: Five-game win streak from Jan. 13 - Jan. 21. Selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Jan. 22, 2017. In three starts, he allowed three goals on 81 shots (3-0-0, 1.00, .963) in three road wins vs. St. John's (twice) and 20-save shutout on Jan. 21 at Syracuse. Won back-to-back games on Jan. 13 against Providence and Jan. 14 against Bridgeport allowing one goal in each game and totaling 68 saves.

2015-16: Recorded a win in his lone appearance for the Canucks stopping 28 of the Arizona Coyotes’ 31 shots on goal on Oct. 15. Named the first star of the game four times, most on the team.

Pro Career: Named to 2014-15 AHL All-Star game. While with Oklahoma City, stopped 56 of 57 shots in a quadruple overtime playoff game against Utica on May 6 in the Western Conference Quarterfinals en route to a 2-1 win. Made NHL debut with a win for Dallas on Dec. 10, 2011 at Los Angeles. Earned first NHL shutout Dec. 13, 2011, stopping 34 Rangers' shots in a 1-0 win at Madison Square Garden. In 2009-10, named to the ECHL All-Star game and earned ECHL Second All-Star Team honors. 

Amateur Notes: Named WCHA Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year; the only other player to accomplish this feat besides Curtis Joseph. In addition, earned WCHA First All-Star Team honors, WCHA All-Rookie Team and NCAA West All-American Team. 

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