Ondrej Palat

Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates with his teammates after defeating the New York Rangers by a score of 2-0 to win Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 29, 2015 in New York City.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Panthers’ Cross-State Rival Lightning In Stanley Cup Finals

If the Florida Panthers need role model to give them something to strive for, they need look no farther than just a couple hours north.

06/01/2015

Roberto Luongo #1 of the Florida Panthers stood tall in a 3-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. Florida now trails Boston by just two points for 8th place in the Eastern Conference.   (Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Panthers Open Season With Matchup Against Tampa Bay

Steven Stamkos was playing some of his best hockey for the first-place Tampa Bay Lightning when a broken leg in mid-November sidelined him for the next 45 games and the Olympics.

10/09/2014

Roberto Luongo #1 of the Florida Panthers during a preseason game at American Airlines Center on September 29, 2014 in Dallas, Texas.  (Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Kucherov Scores Twice As Lightning Shutout Panthers

Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 3-0 in a preseason game Thursday night.

10/02/2014

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Lightning Sign Ondrej Palat To Three Year Deal

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed forward Ondrej Palat to a three-year contract.

06/09/2014

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 03:  Tim Thomas #34 of the Florida Panthers at American Airlines Center on October 3, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Panthers Hope To Strike Down Lightnings

Following a statement-making victory over the Stanley Cup champs, the Tampa Bay Lightning pulled off a dramatic late comeback to cap a solid stretch at home.

CBS Miami–10/27/2013