San Diego beats Bakersfield in 4 OTs in AHL playoff game
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Max Comtois scored 4:20 into the fourth overtime early Saturday to give the San Diego Gulls a 3-2 victory over the Bakersfield Condors in Game 1 of the American Hockey League’s Pacific Division final.
The teams had little time to recover with Game 2 set for Saturday night.
Playing his first game back with the Gulls after finishing his junior season with Drummondville in Quebec, Comtois beat Shane Starrett to end the fifth-longest game in AHL history after 124 minutes, 20 seconds.
Starrett finished with 53 saves, and San Diego’s Jeff Glass stopped 51 shots.