Condors fall in Game 3

STOCKTON, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors, owned by the Edmonton Oilers, led after the first period on the road, but fell, 6-2, to the Stockton Thunder on Wednesday night at Stockton Arena. Despite the loss, the Condors still lead the series, 2 games to 1 with Game 4 on tap for Friday night in Stockton.
**Watch Game 4 on the jumbotron at Rabobank Arena on Friday. Doors open at 6:30; admission is the donation of two non-perishable food items for charity. Some concessions available with puck drop slated for 7:30 p.m.

1st Period

CONDORS goal: C Joel Broda (4th) deked G Brian Fosterat the top of the crease and beat him on the backhand. Assists: Knackstedt, MacNeil; Time of goal: 18:28; Condors lead, 1-0
2nd Period

  • Thunder goal: F Nicholas Tremblay redirected a pass off his skate and into the net. Though the goal was initially waved off, it was deemed a good goal after a conference of the officiating crew. Time of goal: 8:29; Game tied, 1-1
  • Thunder goal: F James Henry broke down the right-wing shorthanded and snapped a shot under the crossbar. Time of goal: 18:21; Stockton leads, 2-1

Shots: BAK – 11 | STK – 7

3rd Period 
  • Thunder goal: F Ryan Hayes on a rebound from the left-wing circle. Time of goal: 2:04; Stockton leads, 3-1
  • Thunder goal: F Andrew Clark from the point through traffic on the power play. Time of goal: 6:16; Stockton leads, 4-1
  • Thunder goal: F Alan Quine followed up his own rebound and tucked a low shot around the pad of G Laurent Brossoit. Time of goal: 13:37; Stockton leads, 5-1
  • CONDORS goal: LW Chase Schaber (2nd) banged home a loose rebound at the top of the crease. Assists: Bowman, Carroll; Time of goal: 15:01; Stockton leads, 5-2
  • Thunder empty-net goal: Scored by Hayes. Time of goal: 19:10. Stockton leads, 6-2
  • Shots: BAK – 9 | STK – 7

W: Foster (5-2; 31/29)
L: Brossoit (6-2; 22/17)

BAK – 31 | STK – 23
Tune In:

  • All games, home and away, can be heard on Fox Sports Radio 970 AM (, through your mobile device on iHeartRadio, or pay-per-view online at “Condors Countdown” starts 15 minutes prior to the drop of the puck.
  • “Condors Unleashed” weekly live webcast produced by the Bakersfield Californian will not air next week due to team travel. The show regularly can be seen Wednesdays from Noon – 1 p.m.
  • “Condors Insider” weekly radio show, live Thursday from 4 – 5 p.m. on Fox Sports Radio 970.

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