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Texas Hosts Syracuse on Tuesday at 7:30 PM

Cedar Park, TX – The Texas Stars announced on Monday that goalie Richard Bachman has been reassigned to the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL.

Bachman played in two games for the Stars, recording a 2.01 GAA and a .929 save percentage. The rookie netminder leaves Texas with a 1-1-0 record. Bachman received his first AHL call up after leading the Idaho Steelheads to an ECHL-best 16-3-0-1 start. At the time of his recall, the young goaltender was leading the ECHL with nine wins, was second with a 2.12 goals against average and was tied for fourth overall with a .916 save percentage. Bachman left Idaho with a 9-2-0-1 mark.

The 22-year old was drafted by the Dallas Stars in the fourth round (#120 overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. Bachman played the previous two seasons with Colorado College, posting a 39-20-11 record with a 2.24 goals against average and a .922 save percentage. In two NCAA seasons, he posted seven shutouts.

Texas will host the Syracuse Crunch at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, Dec. 29th. Tuesday night will be HEB Night and Student Night. Fans who bring a non-perishable HEB-brand item to the arena will receive $5.00 off their ticket price. Also, students will receive a discount with the presentation of a college ID. The Stars travel to Manitoba for two road games. The first game is on Thursday, Dec. 31st at 4:00 PM, and the next is on Saturday, Jan. 2nd at 7:30 PM. Texas returns to Cedar Park on January 6th for a game against the Houston Aeros at 7:30 PM.

Tickets for any of the Stars 40 regular season home games at Cedar Park Center are on sale, starting as low as $9.00 a seat. Individual game tickets may be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000, by going online at or by visiting any local Ticketmaster outlet.

Season ticket packages to see the Stars play their Inaugural season at the Cedar Park Center are on sale now, starting as low as $12.00 a seat. For more information on Texas Stars season tickets call (512) GO-STARS (467-8277) or visit Anyone interested in purchasing season tickets, suites, group tickets or mini-plans may call the Texas Stars front office.

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Posted on 12/29/09

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