https://www.bakersfieldcondors.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2018_03_16_Small_Gamz.jpg 300 600 condors /_media/logo_1819.png condors2018-03-16 21:50:362018-03-16 21:50:36GAME RECAP: Condors 8, San Jose 4
CONDORSTOWN, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors (24-22-9-1, 58pts) scored eight for the first time in their AHL history and beat the San Jose Barracuda (26-23-3-3, 58pts) 8-4 on Friday night at Rabobank Arena. C Josh Currie had a hat trick, RW Patrick Russell had four points (2g-2a), and LW Joey LaLeggia had three assists. The win moved the Condors within six points of a playoff spot with 12 games remaining in the regular season.
The Condors are in San Diego Saturday night at 7 p.m.
- THREE STARS: 1. Currie (BAK) 2. Russell (BAK) 3. LaLeggia (BAK)
- POWER PLAYS: BAK – 0/2; SJ – 0/2
- SHOTS ON GOAL: BAK – 31; SJ – 27
- GOALTENDERS: BAK – Brossoit (9-6-4; 15/11); SJ – Bibeau (18-12-2; 30/23)
- Currie’s hat trick was his second of the season and his fourth in the last two seasons; it was the Condors seventh hat trick in the AHL era
- RW Zach O’Brien has nine points (2g-7a) in his last eight games
- LW Joey LaLeggia had three assists and has a team-leading 25 on the season
- It was the first time the Condors scored eight in their AHL era
- D Ryan Stanton and D Keegan Lowe were each +5
- D Logan Day made his professional debut
- Yesterday, leading scorer RW Ty Rattie was recalled by the Edmonton Oilers
- Scratches: Hamilton (inj.), Callahan (susp.), Mantha (inj.), Gryba (inj.), Loney (healthy)