The migration from Edmonton to Bakersfield started on Thursday as the Oilers made their first training camp cuts, assigning 15 player to the Condors.
For the past couple of months, new Condors head coach Jay Woodcroft has been at his summer home about 2 1/2 hours northeast of Toronto.
Oilers Entertainment Group chief executive officer and vice chair Bob Nicholson wasted no time publicly declaring his expectations of new Bakersfield Condors head coach Jay Woodcroft and the organization.
Jay Woodcroft went from minor league hockey player to an assistant coach in the National Hockey League. Now, he can add American Hockey League head coach to his resume.
No disrespect intended, but the Condors not making the playoffs for the third straight season in the American Hockey League should come as no real surprise.
Derek Thorn won’t be racing for a Spears Southwest Tour championship this year, but that doesn’t change his attitude heading into Saturday night’s 100-lap race at Kern County Raceway.
Wednesday night was definitely a time for the Bakersfield Condors to look to the future as they headed into their final three games of the season.
JC Lipon completed a hat trick into an empty net as the Manitoba Moose pushed the Condors to the brink of playoff contention elimination with a 4-1 victory on Friday night in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Edmonton Oilers Vice President of Hockey Operations Craig MacTavish met with around 100 Condor season tickets holders before Friday night’s game and promised one thing: That the team would be playing with energy.
Two times in the span of less than a minute the Condors had the opportunity to put the dagger into the San Diego Gulls on Saturday night at Rabobank Arena.
The Condors have 16 games remaining in the regular season, but in reality any chance of making a suge and reaching the AHL playoffs for the first time is a game-by-game proposition.
The 60th Good Vibrations Motorsports March Meet is set to kick off a four-day run Thursday at Auto Club Famoso Raceway, but a good number of racers were getting a jump start Wednesday during an open test session at the track.
Hundreds of kids at Rabobank Arena were wearing special youth jerseys with his name and number on Saturday night, so it seemed fitting when Josh Currie brought them to their feet early in the third period.
Cal State Bakersfield freshman Hannah Walker placed third in the high jump Friday during the Western Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships in Boise, Idaho.
The biggest race in Kern County — the 60th edition of the famed March Meet — is two weeks away, but there will be a preview of what’s to come this weekend at Auto Club Famoso Raceway.
Bakersfield Condors forward Mitch Callahan has been suspended 20 games for violating terms of the American Hockey League/Professional Hockey Players Association Performance Enhancing Substances Program, the league announced Tuesday.
Ty Rattie scored on a penalty shot with 15 seconds left in overtime as the Condors beat Ontario 6-5 in Ontario on Saturday night for their second straight win.
The Bakersfield Condors played before royalty on Friday night at Rabobank Arena and snapped a five-game winless streak with a 3-2 victory over the Ontario Reign.
Five years ago the Condors organization thought it would be a good idea to bring a live Condor into Rabobank Arena as a way to educate fans about real Condors while getting a few more people to take notice of a team named Condors.
The Edmonton Oilers traded Condors goaltender Eddie Pasquale to the Tampa Bay Lighting for future considerations on Wednesday. The Condors also acquired goaltender Nic Riopel and right wing Ty Loney from Syracuse for future considerations.
The Condors paid tribute to former player Andrew Carroll with a minute-long tribute video and a moment of silence before the start of Friday night’s game against San Diego.