Heat Index 11/30/15

The Stockton Heat played three games for the first time this week with each game being decided by one goal. Read all the latest news and notes in today's Heat Index!

Heat Report

Check out the latest Heat Report on CalgaryFlames.com written by our own Dustin Cowell!

Talk Goalies with Goalie Coach Scott Gouthro

Listen as Brandon Kisker chats with goaltending coach Scott Gouthro about what his job is day in and day out, the ins and outs of the position, his use of video on-ice and how he doesn't want his son to follow in his footsteps!

Ortio Bounces Back and Leads Heat to 3-2 Win over Bako

The Stockton Heat bounced back to take the second half of the home-and-home series against the Condors thanks in part to Joni Ortio's 30-save performance and Jakub Nakladal's first goal in North America which proved to be the game winner.

Heat Face Bako in Home-and-Home Finale

The Stockton Heat head down the California-99 to take on the Condors in the second half of a home-and-home series against the Bakersfield Condors tonight at 7:00 p.m.

POST GAME: Stockton 5 vs. Bakersfield 6

Listen as Hunter Smith, Garnet Hathaway, Freddie Hamilton and Head Coach Ryan Huska chat after a crazy narrow defeat to the Bakersfield Condors. Smith chats about his first goal, while Hathaway and Hamilton talk about their big nights offensively.

HIGHLIGHTS: Stockton 5 vs. Bakersfield 6

A wild affair saw the Condors jump out to a 4-0 lead but the Heat clawed back in the game, pulling within one goal three times, however in the end Bakersfield took the 6-5 victory. Hunter Smith scored his first points as a pro.

Hunter Smith Notches first AHL Goal and Assist in Wild Loss to Bakersfield

Hunter Smith notched his first AHL point and followed that up with his first AHL goal for his first pro multi-point effort but in the end the wild affair went to the Condors as Bakersfield took a 6-5 win in the first half of the home and home series. Heat visit Bakersfield tomorrow night at 7:00 p.m.

Flames Recall Smid from Conditioning Assignment

Defenseman Ladislav Smid has been recalled from his conditioning assignment and is set to join the Calgary Flames tonight in Phoenix. Smid was help pointless in his lone game with the Stockton Heat on Wednesday in Ontario.

GAMEDAY BLOG: Heat Look to Win Third-Straight at Home vs. Bako

The Heat's four-game point streak may have snapped in Ontario on Wednesday but tonight's Black Friday showdown at Stockton Arena at 7:30 p.m. against Bakersfield looking to win their third-straight game in front of the friendly crowd.

Ortio Clears NHL Waivers, Assigned to Stockton

After clearing waivers in the NHL, goalie Joni Ortio has been assigned to the Stockton Heat. Ortio went 21-13-1 with Adirondack last season and played four games for the Calgary Flames this season.