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Lightning-Panthers Saturday preview


Lightning at Panthers

When/where: 7, BB&T Center, Sunrise

TV/radio: Fox Sports Sun; 970-AM

Key stats: The Panthers cooled after a 12-game winning streak, losing four straight (0-3-1) before beating the Blackhawks 4-0 on Friday. … The Lightning beat Florida 3-1 on Sunday after the Panthers won the teams' first two meetings of the season. … RW Nikita Kucherov has a seven-game points streak and has tied Steven Stamkos with a team-high 20 goals. … D Victor Hedman has eight assists in his past seven games. … Florida All-Star D Aaron Ekblad (head) has returned to the lineup. .… Lightning G Ben Bishop is 7-1-1 with a 2.04 GAA in nine career starts vs. Florida.

Lightning-Panthers Saturday preview 01/22/16 [Last modified: Friday, January 22, 2016 11:02pm]
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