GAME RECAP: Condors 3, Stockton 1

STOCKTON, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors (12-13-5-0) closed the book on 2017 in style with a 3-1 win over the Stockton Heat (16-10-2-2) on Sunday night at Stockton Arena. Bakersfield got points in eight of 12 games in December and finished the month with a record of 5-4-3.
The Condors road trip continues in San Antonio on Wednesday and in Texas against the Stars on Friday and Saturday.
  • THREE STARS: 1. Pakarinen (BAK) 2. Pasquale (BAK) 3. Wotherspoon (STK)
  • POWER PLAYS: BAK – 0/2  ; STK – 0/1
  • SHOTS ON GOAL: BAK – 32 ; STK – 35
  • GOALTENDERS: BAK – Pasquale (5-5-3; 35/34); STK – Gillies (9-7-3; 32/29)
  • Tonight was RW Mitch Callahan’s 400th professional games (395 AHL, 5 NHL)
  • C Brad Malone has a three-game point streak (2g-2a)
  • C Grayson Downing assisted on Pakarinen’s goal for his team-leading 12th assist
  • D Eric Gryba was assigned to the team earlier today, but did not join the team in time for the game; he has played over 400 NHL and AHL games combined and won a Calder Cup with Binghamton in 2011
  • Bakersfield’s road trip continues in San Antonio on Wednesday and Texas on Friday and Satuday; you can watch Friday and Saturday games at The Padre Hotel
  • D Ethan Bear was scratched after warmups and was replaced by Ben Betker
  • Scratches: Bear, Gambardella, Ferlin, O’Brien