|Date of Birth||7/25/1987|
|Height, Weight||5'10", 183 lbs|
|From||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Drafted||2006 - Rd 4|
Bachman (Achilles) will be sidelined for the rest of the season for AHL Utica due to his Dec. 21 injury, Ben Birnell of the Observer Dispatch reports.
Bachman's injury fast-tracked prospect Thatcher Demko's ascension to the NHL, but Bachman is on injured reserve with a knee injury -- joining Jacob Markstrom (lower body) among the injured tenders -- so the Canucks figure to rely on OHL Windsor standout Michael DiPietro in the meantime. Bachman almost assuredly would have been able to help the parent club in a pinch, but now he'll have to set his sights on the 2019-20 season.