Thursday Sep 11
No rush for Edmonton Oilers goalie prospect Laurent Brossoit
The road to the National Hockey League for young goalies is seldom a highway to heaven, but for the odd Carey Price, Grant Fuhr or Tom Barrasso who went against the grain and somehow were in the best league in the world as teenagers. So nobody's fast-tracking former Edmonton Oil Kings netminder Laurent Brossoit.
Oil On Whyte
Oilers Farm Hands A to Z: Richard Bachman
Mar 18, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers goalie Richard Bachman guards his net during the warmup period against the Nashville Predators at Rexall Place.
The Globe and Mail
Oilers sign goaltender Richard Bachman to one-year deal
Bachman, 26, appeared in 52 games for the Oklahoma City Barons last season, posting a record of 26-19-6.
Edmonton Oilers embrace hard sell as NHL free agency approaches
Edmonton Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish feels he has "a compelling story to tell" when he's tried to sell agents on their clients coming here on July 1. But you can cross off players such as Paul Stastny and Matt Niskanen because they want the moon as unrestricted free-agent stars in the prime of their careers.