The NHL has announced that games through October 24th have been canceled.
The following five Rangers games were canceled:
- Friday Oct 12 @LA
- Monday Oct 15 @SJ
- Wednesday Oct 17 @NJ
- Friday Oct 19 @Buffalo
- Tuesday Oct 23 @Tampa
The NHL released this statement:
The cancellation was necessary because of the absence of a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the NHL Players’ Association and the NHL.
2:37PM: Scott Burnside tweets a statement from deputy commissioner Billy Daly, saying “If we reach a deal, we will be looking to reconfigure schedule in a way that would maximize season consistent with health and safety concerns for the Players.”