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Lightning-Panthers preview


Lightning vs. Panthers

When/where: 7:30; Tampa Bay Times Forum

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 970-AM

Key stats: Lightning RW Marty St. Louis, with 915 career points, needs one to pass Bobby Orr for 94th all time. … The Lightning is 10-7-1 with two ties in home openers. … Florida has been outscored 9-1 in its past two games, both losses. … Tampa Bay has allowed the first goal in each of its three games but has outscored opponents 4-1 in the third period and overtime.

Blue carpet treatment: For the home opener, players will sign autographs and pose for pictures beginning at 4 p.m. outside the Times Forum.

Damian Cristodero, Times staff writer

Lightning-Panthers preview 10/09/13 [Last modified: Wednesday, October 9, 2013 7:52pm]
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