Game preview – Condors vs. Grizzlies TONIGHT!
All fans receive a Condors Team Poster
Bakersfield (4-7-0-0, 8pts – 3rd, Pacific Division)
Utah (6-2-1-1, 14pts – 2nd, Mountain Division)
Time: Doors open at 6 p.m., puck drops at 7 p.m.
Place: Mercy & Memorial Hospitals Home Ice at Rabobank Arena
Radio: Fox Sports 970 AM
Webcast: foxsports970am.com, iheartradio, and America One
The Condors meet up with the Utah Grizzlies for the middle contest of a three-game series here at Rabobank Arena this week. The trio of games will conclude tomorrow night. Utah picked up a 4-2 win on Wednesday to take a 2-1-0 lead in the season series, which will eventually include 10 total games. The Grizzlies and Condors have met 40 times in their history, with Bakersfield owning a 27-13-0 record, remarkably never losing in overtime against Utah.
Bakersfield features two of the Top 5 penalty minute leaders in the ECHL, with RW Erick Lizon leading the league with 54 PIM and RW Pascal Morency tied for fifth with 43… D Brendan Milnamow and F Mark Magnowski made their Condors debuts on Wednesday… Bakersfield’s penalty kill went 7-for-7 on Wednesday night… There has been a hat trick scored in four of the Condors 11 games this season – one by Bakersfield (Pascal Morency) and three by their opponents… D Jason Lepine is tied for 9th in the ECHL among defensemen in points (1g-6a)… G Josh Tordjman is 2nd in the ECHL with 265 saves.
The Condors are holding a merchandise blowout sale at all November home games, including $50 – $75 off past specialty jerseys. Countless other items, such as jersey t-shirts, bobbleheads and team card sets, are on sale with huge discounts, and many items now cost just $1!! We’ve gone totally nutty with this ridiculous sale – take advantage of our temporary delusional state at the back merchandise stand, behind sect. 102, at every November home game.
C Adam Naglich has been activated from the 7-day IR… C Jean-Philipp Chabot was released on Wednesday… D Evan Stoflet was placed on 3-day IR on Wednesday. He will be eligible to be activated on Saturday… The Condors acquired D Brendan Milnamow from Idaho for future considerations on Tuesday… The Condors also signed F Mark Magnowski on Tuesday… D Antonin Manavian was released on Monday… C Rylan Kaip was returned to the Condors from Houston (AHL) on Sunday.
Tickets are on sale now at the Rabobank Arena Box Office or call Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000. You can also visit ticketmaster.com. ECHL All-Star Classic tickets will go on sale November 26. Until that date, All-Star Classic tickets can be reserved through Condors ticket plans. For more information, call the Condors at 324-PUCK(7825), or visit www.bakersfieldcondors.com.