$2 DOS EQUIS & $1 HOT DOGS
The Bakersfield Condors host the Ontario Reign in a critical Pacific Division matchup on Friday at 7 p.m. Honoring their predecessors, the team will don specialty Bakersfield Fog Throwback jerseys for a charity auction. Also, enjoy $2 Dos Equis and $1 hot dogs.
The Bakersfield Condors host the Ontario Reign in the 10th of 12 matchups this season. Bakersfield is 4-3-2 on the season against the Reign. Over the next three weeks the teams will meet three times to wrap up the season series, including tonight’s contest.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Bakersfield won its third straight over the division-leading Tucson Roadrunners, 4-2, on Wednesday. C Colby Cave led the way with a goal and an assist. D Evan Bouchard had two assists to extend a point streak to six games. G Stuart Skinner notched his 16th win of the season, stopping 27 of 29.
Ontario is unbeaten in seven games (6-0-1) and came from behind to defeat San Diego in overtime on Saturday. LW Carl Grundstrom (1g-2a) had three points including the late game-tying goal. C Jaret Anderson-Dolan scored the overtime winner.
Bakersfield, Ontario, and San Diego are tangled in a vie for fourth in the Pacific Division. Ontario currently holds the four spot by three points over San Diego and by four over the Condors. Bakersfield has three games remaining, including tonight, against Ontario and three against San Diego, whom they see on Sunday.
C Colby Cave recorded the team’s fourth shorthanded goal of the season on Wednesday.
C Markus Granlund scored Wednesday and extended his points streak to four games (2g-4a)… D Evan Bouchard is now t-6th in scoring by a d-man. He is second among all rookie d-men in points… G Stuart Skinner is 9-4-1 in his last 14 decisions… RW Josh Currie is second in the AHL in shots with 154.
G Cal Petersen was recalled Wednesday following a trade by the LA Kings which sent G Jack Campbell to the Toronto Maple Leafs. The AHL All-Star had played the most minutes in the AHL at 2,078 this season… Ontario has the most road wins in the Pacific Division with 15… Ontario is the most penalized team in the AHL at 16.11 a night.
2/6 – G Dylan Wells assigned to Wichita
2/5 – D Vincent Desharnais loaned to Wichita
OTHER ACTION IN THE PACIFIC
Tucson (1st) @ San Diego (5th)
San Jose (7th) @ Colorado (3rd)