The Bakersfield Condors look to use their home ice advantage to take a commanding lead over the Stockton Thunder, one night after taking a 3-2 victory in Game 1. Bakersfield was 6-4-1 against Stockton in the regular season and closed the season series with a 6-1-1 record over the final eight games.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
The Condors overcame a 2-0 second period deficit with three unanswered goals in Game 1 Friday night, to draw first blood in the best-of-seven series. C Joel Broda notched the eventual game-winner, five minutes into the third. Bakersfield fell behind in the first after former Condor F Nicholas Tremblay lit the lamp, and the Thunder padded their lead early in the second. Second period tallies by F Ryan Watson and F Chase Schaber pulled the Condors level before the end of 40 minutes.
Bakersfield has come from behind to win three of the last four games… F Ryan Watson had two points (1g-1a) Friday night… LW Chris Collins has a point in four straight games (
(BOLD indicates home games for the Condors)
Game 3: Wed, May 7; BAK @ STK, 7 p.m.
Game 4: Fri, May 9; BAK @ STK, 7:30 p.m.
Game 5: Sat, May 10; BAK @ STK, 7:30 p.m. (if necessary)
Game 6: Tue, May 13; STK @ BAK, 7 p.m. (if necessary)
Game 7: Wed, May 14; STK @ BAK, 7 p.m. (if necessary)
WHAT’S FOR DINNER?
TAP ROOM: Fried chicken, pasta salad, potato wedges
CLUB ROOM: Fried Chicken, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, Mac & Cheese, Coleslaw, Cornbread
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