CONDORSTOWN, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors (14-34-4-2, 34pts) rallied from one-goal deficits twice, but eventually fell to the Stockton Thunder (27-21-1-4, 59pts) 4-3 in front of 5,926 at Rabobank Arena Friday night.
Bakersfield opened the scoring with F Tyler Helfrich’s 13th of the season, as he finished off a his own drive to the front of the net at 15:05. The Thunder led in shots 13-10 in the period, with G Matt Keetley getting the nod between the pipes for Bakersfield, while G Thomas Heemskert stopped several early opportunities en route to 12 first period stops.
Condors Droppings: LW Evan Trupp’s four-game goal streak ended tonight, as he left the game injured in the first period and did not return… F Parker Stanfield extended his point streak to eight games with an assist tonight. He has 4g-8a during the stretch… G Matt Keetley and F Peter Boyd both wore special jerseys tonight for the ECHL Golden Goalie and Silver Skater Program. The jerseys will be auctioned online at www.MeiGray.com … Shots on goal: BAK- 37, STK- 33… PP: BAK 2/2, STK 1/4… Three Stars: 1. Heemskerk (STK), 2. Calder (BAK), 3. Foy (STK).
Bugs Bunny & free palm trees tomorrow night!
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