Published: Jul 29, 2010 7:18 PM EDT
Updated: Jul 29, 2010 4:27 PM EDT

The Florida Everblades have announced that they have signed an affiliation agreement with the Tampa Bay Lightning.  Under the new agreement, the Lightning will assign players who have both AHL and NHL contracts to the Everblades. 

The Everblades will also remain affiliated with the Carolina Hurricanes.