Ontario, CA – The Ontario Reign, proud American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL), host the Bakersfield Condors tonight at 7:00 at Citizens Business Bank Arena. Tonight is the fifth of 10 regular-season meetings between the two teams.
Series at a Glance:
The Reign are 3-0-1-0 against the Condors this season and last met in on January 14 in Ontario with the Reign prevailing 3-2. Reign forward Brett Sutter leads the head-to-head series with four points (three goals, one assist). All time, the Reign are 11-4-1-0 against the Condors.
All-Star Jack Campbell:
Yesterday, Reign goaltender Jack Campbell was named to the Pacific Division All-Star roster for the 2017 AHL All-Star Classic this weekend. Campbell is 3-0-1 against the Condors and started the last 21 consecutive games going 15-4-2 and allowed two goals or less in 13 of the 21 contests.
The Best Offense is a Good Defense:
Defenseman Vincent LoVerde is tied for 13th among AHL defensemen with 23 points (six goals, 17 assists).
Two Turntables and a Hockey Stick?
Condors forward Taylor Beck is third in the AHL with 40 points (11 goals, 29 assists) and has three points (three assists) against the Reign.
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The Reign travel to the Lone Star State to take on the San Antonio Rampage on Friday, January 27 and Saturday, January 28 at 5:30 and 5:00 p.m. at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. Tune in to the action at OntarioReign.com!
The Reign return to Citizens Business Bank Arena on Friday, February 3 for the Second Annual Pink in the Rink, $2 Bud Light Friday and Pink Ontario Reign Blanket Giveaway presented by San Antonio Regional Hospital against the San Diego Gulls at 7:00 p.m. Join the Reign in the fight against breast cancer with an exclusive Pink Pack! Grab a ticket to the game, exclusive Pink in the Rink t-shirt and a donation to San Antonio Regional Hospital starting at $30 with NO FEES! Buy Pink Pack
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Ontario: 21-9-6-0, 48 points (1st, Pacific Division)
Bakersfield: 15-15-4-1, 35 points (7th, Pacific Division)
2016-17 Head-to-Head Schedule (All Times Pacific)
Dec. 16 Bakersfield at Ontario 3-2 Win Game Summary
Dec. 26 Bakersfield at Ontario 4-3 Overtime Win Game Summary
Jan. 7 Ontario at Bakersfield 3-2 Overtime Loss Game Summary
Jan. 14 Bakersfield at Ontario 3-2 Win Game Summary
Jan. 25 Bakersfield at Ontario 7:00 pm
Feb. 8 Bakersfield at Ontario 7:00 pm
Feb. 24 Ontario at Bakersfield 7:00 pm
Mar. 10 Ontario at Bakersfield 7:00 pm
Mar. 31 Ontario at Bakersfield 7:00 pm
Apr. 1 Ontario at Bakersfield 6:00 pm
Ontario: 44-19-4-1, 93 points, .684 winning percentage (1st place, Pacific Division)
Bakersfield: 31-28-7-2, 71 points, .552 winning percentage (5th place, Pacific Division)
Ontario vs. Bakersfield, All-Time
Ontario: Mike Stothers (3rd season with LA Kings affiliate, 2nd with Ontario)
Bakersfield: Gerry Fleming (3rd season with Edmonton affiliate, 2nd with Bakersfield)
Ontario: Los Angeles Kings
Bakersfield: Edmonton Oilers