Playoff Rally Towels, Game 3 – TUESDAY!

GAME 3 – TUESDAY APRIL 22, 7 p.m. (doors 6 p.m.)

  • The first 2,000 fans receive a Condors Playoff Rally Towel presented by Cal Water, Dignity Health, and 29 Eyewitness News


Game Preview: Bakersfield vs. Utah
Game 3 (best-of-seven; series tied 1-1) 
Time: Doors open at 6 p.m. (5:45 for STH) | Puck drops at 7 p.m.
Promotions: Rally Towels for the first 2,000 fans, sponsored by Dignity Health, Cal Water and 29 Eyewitness News
Tickets: Box Office; Season Tickets playoff game A
Place: Dignity Health Home Ice at Rabobank Arena
Radio: Fox Sports Radio 970 / iHeartRadio / click here
Webcast: America One,

The Bakersfield Condors host the Utah Grizzlies for game three of their best-of-seven Kelly Cup Quarterfinals series. Both teams picked up a win in Utah over the weekend and the series is tied at one game apiece. It is the first playoff series between the two teams in their history.

Game one: LW Andrew Carroll tipped in a shot from D Erik Burgdoerfer 4:59 into the third period, and it held up as the Condors blanked Utah, 1-0. G Laurent Brossoit, who had eighvs Utaht shutouts in the regular season tying an ECHL single-season record, began his professional postseason career with a 26-save shutout.

Game two: C Gary Steffes got the Condors on the board on the first shift of the game, scooping up a puck in the left-wing circle and snapping it over the shoulder of G Aaron Dell. However, the Condors could not convert on five power plays in the game, and Utah tallied in each of the final two periods en route to a 2-1 win. D Teigan Zahn and C Michael Pelech had the goals for the Grizzlies as Dell earned his first postseason win for Utah with a 24 save performance.

The shutout from G Laurent Brossoit was just the third postseason shutout in the Condors 16-year history. His .965 postseason sv% is second among ECHL goalies .. Bakersfield’s “Grind Line” of LW Andrew Carroll – C Gary Steffes – RW Ryan Little has both goals in the series for the Condors. Carroll has points in both games (1g-1a)… After leading the Condors in the regular season in plus-minus at +17, Little is tied for the team plus-minus lead after two games at +2… The Condors have been without C Matt Thurber, who had 42 points (11g-31a) in the regular season, due to injury.


Come to Condorstown hungry and check out what’s on the Club Room and Tap Room menus!
TAP ROOM: Baked potato bar
CLUB ROOM: Chili Verde, Rice and Beans, Mexican Salad, Buenelos, Flour and Corn Tortillas