NHL announces cancellation of schedule through January 14
Seven Blue Jackets games (including three home games) affected by today's cancellations
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.