Ontario (23-36-2-4, 52pts – 8th Western Conference)
Time: Doors open at 4:45 p.m., puck drops at 7 p.m. (Condors Alumni Game at 5 p.m.)
Place: Mercy & Memorial Hospitals Home Ice at Rabobank Arena
Radio: Fox Sports 970AM
TV: Bright House Networks, ch. 21
Webcast: foxsports970am.com, iheartradio, and America One
Tonight’s match up:
The Condors host the Reign for the final time on the season tonight. One game remains in the 15-game season series, Mar. 30 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario. The Condors are 10-3-0 on the season against Ontario, including a 3-1 win last night at Rabobank Arena. By going 15-4-1-0 since Jan. 30, the Condors have moved from 6th in the Western Conference to 2nd, and are now tied with Las Vegas for the top spot in the Pacific Division.
The Condors are 13-1-1 at home when scoring first… LW Guillaume Lefebvre (4g-6a) and RW Bobby Robins (3g-5a) each have a seven-game scoring streak, tied for the best of the season for Bakersfield… G Brian Stewart has won seven straight games, tied for the second-longest streak in Condors history (Brad Guzda, 1999-00). The Condors record is nine consecutive wins (Kevin St. Pierre, 2002-03)… Bakersfield is 26-0-1 when leading after two periods… The Condors power play has scored in four straight (5/18=27.7%) and the penalty kill has been perfect in six of the last seven (27/30=90%)… Since December, the Condors are 16-3-0 on home ice and have now won seven home contests in a row.
C Joel Broda was reassigned to the Condors from Houston (AHL) Friday… F Tibor Varga was released Thursday… LW Mike Gurtler was signed Wednesday… RW Stephane Goulet was activated from the 3-day IR on Wednesday… The rights to LW Brad Snetsinger were traded to Florida for the rights to C Francis Lemieux on Mar. 11… G Jim Watt was signed on Mar. 10.
Group tickets are a great way to add to your Condors experience! All you need is 20 family, friends and coworkers to get discounted tickets starting at just $7. Groups get a P.A. Announcement as well as prizes for each group. All members of Lower Level groups also get a Condors hat.
Individual tickets are on sale now through Ticketmaster and the Rabobank Arena Box Office. Box Office hours are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Friday, and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, with extended hours on game and event days. You can also call Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 or visit them online at www.ticketmaster.com. Ticket packages start at just $28! Call the Condors office at 324-PUCK (7825) or go online to www.bakersfieldcondors.com for more information.