December 31, 2017 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Bakersfield Condors
CONDORSTOWN, Calif. - The Bakersfield Condors (11-13-5-0) surrendered a 4-2 lead in the final two minutes and fell 5-4 in overtime to the visiting Tucson Roadrunners (15-9-2-1) on Friday night at Rabobank Arena. LW Ryan Hamilton scored twice as the Condors went 1-1-2 on a four-game homestand.
Both teams were strong on the power play as the Condors had two power-play goals and a penalty shot tally matched by Tucson notching three power-play goals. The Condors are in Stockton at 5 p.m. on Sunday.
THREE STARS: 1. Strome (TUC) 2. Hamilton (BAK) 3. Gust (BAK)POWER PLAYS: BAK - 2/5 ; TUC - 3/4SHOTS ON GOAL: BAK - 40; TUC - 27GOALTENDERS: BAK - Ellis (7-7-2; 27/22); TUC - Miska (8-3-0; 40/36)LW Ryan Hamilton has power-play goals in two straight gamesThe Condors have power-play goals in five of their last six gamesThe Condors hit the road for four games in Stockton (Sun.), San Antonio (Wed.), and Texas (Fri. and Sat.)It was the third time this season the Condors hit 40 shots in a gameBakersfield is now 0-3-1 against Tucson this seasonScratches: Betker, Gambardella, Ferlin, O'Brien
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