The Bakersfield Condors of the American Hockey League will have a blood drive night and first responders night on March 27 against the Ontario Reign at the Rabobank Arena. Fans who donate blood to the Houchin Blood Bank in March will receive two tickets for the price of one to the game. First responders will also receive special two for one admission when they show their proper credentials.
The Condors currently have a record of 36 wins, 17 regulation losses, two overtime losses and one shootout loss for 75 points. They are in first place in the AHL Pacific Division and are seven points up on the second place San Jose Barracuda. The Reign are in the last place in the Pacific Division with a record of 21 wins, 27 regulation losses, five overtime losses and two shootout losses for 49 points. Bakersfield's leading scorer is Tyler Benson, who has 11 goals and 39 assists for 50 points. Ontario's leading scorer is Matt Moulson, who has 25 goals and 30 assists for 55 points.
The Condors have beaten the Barracuda thrice in the month of March. On March 2, Luke Esposito and Cooper Marody each had one goal and one assist for two points, and Benson and Ethan Bear each had two assists as the Condors beat the Barracuda 5-2.
On March 6, the Condors had an offensive explosion as they scored eight times en route to an 8-4 win in San Jose. Bakersfield got off to a hot start as they scored four times in the first period. Evan Polei and David Gust led the Condors in scoring with three points each. Polei had two goals and one assist and Gust had one goal and two assists. Kailer Yamamoto and Mitch Callahan each had one goal and one assist for two points, while Caleb Jones, Marody and Patrick Russell had two assists each.
Then on March 9, the Condors trounced the Barracuda 7-1. Six Condors players registered a multi-point game. Russell had two goals. William Lagesson, Benson and Marody had one goal and one assist, while Esposito and Joe Gambardella each had two assists.
Get your tickets to see the Bakersfield Condors and the Ontario Reign on March 27 at the Rabobank Arena today!