BOISE – In stunning fashion, the Bakersfield Condors (17-18-1-3, 38pts) scored three times in the final 2:44 to defeat the Idaho Steelheads (20-15-2-2, 44pts), 3-1, on Sunday afternoon at CenturyLink Arena. C Matt Thurber potted the game-winner as G Laurent Brossoit made 29 saves on 30 shots.
- No scoring in this period
- G Laurent Brossoit denied two breakaways which resulted in three shots
- Shots: BAK – 10 | IDH – 15
- Idaho goal: F Austin Fyten’s shot from the high slot deflected off a stick and past the blocker of Brossoit. Time of goal: 7:58; Idaho leads, 1-0
- Shots: BAK – 10 | IDH – 10
- CONDORS goal: C Joel Broda (19th) collected a loose puck in front and swiped it past G Pat Nagle; Assists: Knackstedt, Hughes; Time of goal: 17:16; GAME TIED, 1-1
- CONDORS goal: 51 seconds later, C Matt Thurber (4th) deflected a F Michael Neal shot under the crossbar. Assists: Neal, Bowman; Time of goal: 18:07; CONDORS LEAD, 2-1
- CONDORS goal: RW Jordan Knackstedt (12th) empty-netter. Assists: Broda, Leach; CONDORS WIN, 3-1
- Shots: BAK – 10 | IDH – 5
L: Nagle (29/27; 11-10-1-1)
- Three Stars: 1. Brossoit (BAK); 2. Thurber (BAK); 3. Fyten (IDH)
- Final shots: BAK – 30 | IDH – 30
- Power plays: BAK – 0/5 | IDH – 0/2
- C Joel Broda (5g-6a) extended his point streak to seven games
- Broda is the active leading goal scorer in the ECHL
- The Condors are 4-1-0 against Idaho this season, with six meetings remaining the season series
- C Matt Thurber has three points in his three-game point streak (1g-2a).
- Scratches: Pageau, Abney, Bennett, Gawryletz, Hopfner, Watson
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