Tyler Bunz (G)
Oklahoma City Barons
2013-14 Notes: Played for both Bakersfield (ECHL) and OKC in 2013-14...Made first AHL career start Nov. 9 at San Antonio, making 34 saves in a 3-2 shootout loss...Earned first AHL win Nov. 12 vs. San Antonio with 34 saves in a 3-2 victory...Reassigned to Bakersfield Nov. 25; promoted back to OKC Jan. 28...Struck in the throat by a shot while with Bakersfield March 22 and missed the remainder of the season with a fractured larynx and damaged vocal cords.
Career Notes: In third pro season...Spent most of rookie campaign (2012-13) with ECHL Stockton, the Oilers’ former ECHL affiliate, going 16-18-2 with 1 shutout, a 3.35 goals-against average and 886 save percentage...Finished a 4-season junior career in 2011-12 by being named a WHL Eastern Conference First Team All Star...Established junior career highs in 2011-12 for games (61), wins (39) and save percentage (.921) while going 39-19-3 with a 2.57 GAA for Medicine Hat of the Western Hockey League...The Tigers' regular season and playoff Most Valuable Player in 2012 in addition to winning the WHL's Del Wilson Trophy as the league's top goaltender...Played 4 full seasons with Medicine Hat, compiling a career record of 115-64-10 with 8 shutouts, a 2.72 goals-against average and a .911 save percentage...Saw playoff action in all 4 full WHL seasons, going 14-14-3 with a 2.98 GAA and .910 save percentage...Medicine Hat's franchise leader for regular season wins with 115.
Selected by Edmonton in the fifth round (121st overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.