Lightning, Panthers players react to deal

With a deal tentatively in place, Lightning and Panthers players express their happiness.

With the NHL lockout over and a tentative agreement reached between the NHL and the players associated, Panthers and Lightning players took to the Twitter to express their relief and their readiness to get back on the ice.

George Parros, Panthers forward

Shawn Matthias, Panthers forward

Nathan Thompson, Lightning forward

Marc-Andre Bergeron, Lightning defensemen

Erik Gudbranson, Panthers defensemen

Keaton Ellerby, Panthers defensemen

Jacob Markstrom, Panthers goaltender