BAKERSFIELD (10-15-1, 21pts) @ SAN JOSE (13-15-1, 27pts)
PUCK DROP: 5 p.m.
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GAME PREVIEW presented by Rodriguez & Associates
The Condors return from the holiday break with a three-game-in-four-nights stretch starting today in San Jose.
LAST TIME OUT
Bakersfield split at division-leading Colorado, dropping the second game 4-3. Yanni Kaldis scored twice for the Condors.
BLUE LINE, RED LIGHT
Bakersfield’s blue line has accounted for four of its last five goals in three games. Overall, the d-corps has accounted for 21 of the team’s 69 goals, or 30.4%.
BACK TO BACK
Phil Kemp has goals in back-to-back games. His 25% shooting percentage is tops among all AHL blueliners.
X MARKS THE SPOT
Rookie Xavier Bourgault had two assists on Wednesday, giving him 15 points (8g-7a) in 26 games.
Michael Kesselring leads all AHL d-men with 90 shots.
Justin Bailey has three assists in his last two games.
ON THE OTHER SIDE
San Jose has dropped five straight after being swept in Abbotsford before the break.