• Leon Draisaitl  of the Edmonton Oilers lines up for a face off during a preseason game against the Calgary Flames on Sept. 21, 2015 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The Condors reassigned Draisaitl to the Condors on Monday. (Photo by Andy Devlin/NHLI via Getty Images)

    Edmonton sends first-round pick Draisaitl to Condors

    Make that two first-round draft picks who are now Condors. Along with a couple of guys who have played a lot in the NHL.   The Edmonton Oilers assigned forward Leon Draisaitl — the third overall pick by the Oilers in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft — to the Condors on Monday as they got down to a

  • Condors end preseason with 4-2 win over San Jose

    If Bakersfield’s two preseason games in its inaugural American Hockey League season showed anything, it was the difference in the caliber of players. The Condors put a lineup of mostly guys who are now headed to the ECHL on the ice Friday in Stockton and lost 4-1 to the Heat, who had most of its

  • Defenseman Darnell Nurse skated with Condors for the first time on Thursday. The 7th overall pick of the Edmonton Oilers in the 2013 entry draft will start his pro career in the American Hockey League with the Condors.

    Condors start preseason action in Stockton

    Edmonton’s top pick in the 201 3 NHL entry draft, defenseman Darnell Nurse, skated with the Condors for the the first time on Thursday, but the focus tonight will be on a lot of other players. Nurse, the seventh overall pick, will start his pro career at the American Hockey League level with the

  • Defenseman Darnell Nurse skated with Condors for the first time on Thursday. The 7th overall pick of the Edmonton Oilers in the 2013 entry draft will start his pro career in the American Hockey League with the Condors.

    First-round draft choice Nurse ready to start pro career with Condors

    OK, Condors fans, here’s your first look at Darnell Nurse. Edmonton’s top pick in the 2103 NHL entry draft is starting his pro career in Bakersfield. He rolled into into Bakersfield on Wednesday and took to the ice with the team in an intrasquad scrimmage at Rabobank Arena. Here’s some of his

  • Laurent Brossoit led the ECHL Condors to the Western Conference Finals during the 2013-14 season after being acquired from Calgary midseason.

    BLOG: Brossoit back with Condors; Nurse assigned to the team

    The numbers at Condors training camp swelled to 33 on Wednesday as all of the players who were reassigned to the team by Edmonton earlier in the week have made their way south to much warmer climes. Among those was goaltender Laurent Brossoit, who was a crowd favorite with the Condors in the 2013-

  • Condors fans get a look at new facility during open house

    There was no on-ice practice during the annual Condors Open House but plenty of fans lined up at the back door of Rabobank Arena on Tuesday afternoon to be among the first inside. The draw? An opportunity to pick up season tickets and more importantly, the chance to take a tour of the new

  • The Condors Andrew Miller moves the puck on the first day of Bakersfield Condors training camp Monday.

    Blog: Notes, quotes from first day of Condors camp

    Here are a few quotes from the first day of training camp for the Bakersfield Condors, which opened Monday at Rabobank Arena with 21 players. Head coach Gerry Fleming: “Normally your first day of camp guys are a little bit nervous, they’re going to bobble pucks, their execution might be off but

  • 18 skaters expected as Condors open training camp on Monday

    The Bakersfield Condors open their first American Hockey League training camp today at Rabobank Arena. The Edmonton Oilers assigned 18 players to the Condors on Saturday night and placed four others on waivers with the intention of assigning them to Bakersfield.   Of the 18 assigned players,

  • BLOG: Hockey migration from Edmonton to Bakersfield begins on Sunday

    When the Condors take to the ice to open American Hockey League training camp on Monday they could be a bit short on bodies. The Edmonton Oilers have preseason games in Winnipeg tonight and against Minnesota in Saskatoon on Saturday. And coach Todd McLellan is taking all the healthy players in

  • Future Condors taking flight in Young Stars tournament

    The Connor McDavid era in Edmonton is under way, and the budding Oilers superstar will draw the bulk of the attention during rookie camp and the Young Stars tournament that begins Friday in Penticton, B.C. And while there will plenty of eyes on McDavid, Condors fans need not wonder if he will be

  • The Bakersfield Condors unveiled their new jerseys using the new colors after being acquired by the Edmonton Oilers.

    Condors unveil new jerseys for move to AHL

    The Bakersfield Condors will be looking a lot like the Edmonton Oilers this fall. That is to be expected as the Condors, heading into their first season of AHL play in the fall, are owned by the Oilers. The new AHL jerseys were unveiled on Wednesday and with a couple of exceptions — the new