ONTARIO, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors (19-18-7-1, 46pts) battled all night and RW Ty Rattie converted an overtime penalty shot to sink the Ontario Reign (23-18-3-1, 50pts) by a 6-5 score on Saturday night at Citizens Business Bank Arena. Rattie finished with three points (2g-1a), C Josh Currie had two goals, and D Joey LaLeggia, playing on the blue line, had a goal and assist on the night.
Bakersfield heads to San Diego on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
- THREE STARS: 1. Rattie (BAK) 2. Currie (BAK) 3. LaLeggia (BAK)
- POWER PLAYS: BAK – 2/7; ONT – 1/4
- SHOTS ON GOAL: BAK – 32; ONT – 37
- GOALTENDERS: BAK – Brossoit (5-3-2; 37/32); ONT – Campbell (24:31; 11-9-4; 13/11)
- Joey LaLeggia, who converted from defense to wing last season, played on the blue line tonight with D Keegan Lowe recalled by the Edmonton Oilers earlier in the day
- Evan Polei fought twice in the opening period, picked up 22 penalty minutes, and was given a game misconduct for the two fights in one game
- The 86 combined penalty minutes is a season-high; there were four fights
- The Condors are 4-1-0 against the Reign this season
- The Condors four-game road trip continues in San Diego on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
- Scratches: Jones, Mantha, O’Brien