NHL cancels remainder of preseason games

Lockout threatens start of regular season

Published On: Sep 27 2012 05:15:20 PM EDT
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SUNRISE, Fla. -

The NHL lockout continues and on Thursday the league announced  that the remainder of the it's preseason games have been cancelled. The league cancelled the first week of preseason games last week.

The cancellation includes the Panthers' games against Tampa Bay on Tuesday, October 2 (at Estero, FL), the club’s road preseason game on Thursday October 4 (at Tampa Bay) and the team’s home preseason game on Saturday, October 6 (vs. Tampa Bay).

The Panthers are scheduled to open the regular season at home on Oct 13, but that could be in jeopardy.