NHL games cancelled through Jan. 14
We just received official word from the Blue Jackets that NHL games have been cancelled through January 14th due to the labor issues between the NHL and the Player's Association. Here is the press release:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DECEMBER 20, 2012
NHL ANNOUNCES CANCELLATION OF SCHEDULE THROUGH JANUARY 14
COLUMBUS, OHIO – The National Hockey League announced today the cancellation of the 2012-13 regular season schedule through January 14. The cancellation of games was necessary due to the absence of a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the NHL Players’ Association and the NHL.
Today’s announcement affects seven Blue Jackets games scheduled between December 31-January 14, including the following three home games at Nationwide Arena – Monday, December 31 vs. Chicago Blackhawks; Tuesday, January 8 vs. Winnipeg Jets; and Friday, January 11 vs. Carolina Hurricanes.