The Bakersfield Condors of the American Hockey League will have Wizard Night on Dec. 29 at the Rabobank Arena when they host the San Diego Gulls. The Condors will be wearing special wizard themed jerseys that will be auctioned off for charity. The auction will benefit the Condors Community Foundation. A lucky fan will also have a chance to win a Condors wizard themed jersey.
The Condors have won three games in the month of December so far. They blanked the Manitoba Moose 4-0 on Dec. 1, the Moose again by a score of 4-3 on Dec. 5 and the San Diego Gulls 4-3 in a shootout on Dec. 14. In the Condors win over the Moose on Dec. 1, Shane Starrett recorded his first career AHL shutout as he made 25 saves. Joe Gambardella and Patrick Russell recorded multi-point games as Gambardella had one goal and two assists for three points and Russell had one goal and one assist for two points. In the Condors win over the Moose on Dec. 5, Cooper Marody notched three assists, and in the Condors win over the Gulls, Cameron Hebig scored the shootout winner and Logan Day led the Condors in scoring with two assists.
Bakersfield currently has a record of 12 wins and 10 losses for 24 points. San Diego has a record of eight wins, 11 losses, one overtime loss and two shootout losses for 19 points. Gambardella currently leads the Condors in points with 18 (10 goals and eight assists) and Troy Terry currently leads the Gulls in scoring (eight goals and 13 assists).
With the Edmonton Oilers having to place Oscar Klefbom and Kris Russell on the injury reserve, the team has called up Caleb Jones from the Condors on Dec. 12. Jones, a defenseman who was the Oilers' fourth round draft pick, 117th overall in the 2015 National Hockey League Entry Draft, had two goals and 10 assists for 12 points in 21 games with the Condors this season. He was a +3 with six penalty minutes. The Oilers won with Jones in the lineup in his first National Hockey League game. Edmonton defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 and Jones had three blocked shots.
Get your Tickets to see the Bakersfield Condors and the San Diego Gulls on Dec. 29 at the Rabobank Arena today!