BLOG: Condors drop Game 3; still lead series

Wednesday, 05.7.2014 / 11:05 PM MT
By Marc Ciampa - / Inside the Oilers
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The Bakersfield Condors dropped Game 3 of their best-of-seven Western Conference Semifinal series against the Stockton Thunder on Wednesday night by a score of 6-2.

The Condors actually opened the scoring in this one on a late first-period goal by Joel Broda.

Stockton replied with a pair of tallies in the second to take a 2-1 lead. Two early goals in the third made it 4-1.

It was 5-1 before the Condors would find the twine again, a Chase Schaber goal just past the 15-minute mark. The Thunder would add an empty netter to make it a 6-2 final.

Oilers prospect Laurent Brossoit faced 22 shots, making 17 saves. Despite allowing five goals, Brossoit still has a 1.69 goals-against average and .937 save percentage through eight games in these playoffs. 

The next two games are also in Stockton this Friday and Saturday. If necessary, Games 6 and 7 will be back in Bakersfield on Tuesday and Wednesday of next week.