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SUNRISE (CBSMiami) – The Florida Panthers are doing something good for their namesake.

The team announced on Tuesday that they will host a Panther Conservation Night on Saturday, January 23rd at the BB&T Center.

The Panthers host cross-state rival Tampa Bay that night.

The Florida Panthers Foundation will partner with local panther conservationists to raise awareness and funds to help preserve the Florida panther.

Florida panthers are an endangered species.

A portion of ticket sales from the evening will help support local conservation efforts.

To purchase tickets to the promotional event click here.

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