NHL cancels games through December 14, including All-Star Game

Saturday November 24th, 2012

All-Star Game The All-Star Game, announced with fanfare in Columbus, has been cancelled due to the lockout. (Jamie Sabau, Getty Images)

The NHL lockout will continue into December and has claimed another of the league's marquee events.

The league announced today that all games until December 14th have been officially cancelled, as has the league's All-Star weekend, which was due to take place in Columbus, Ohio on January 26 and 27, 2013. The cancellations mean the dispute between the NHL and its players' association has resulted in 422 cancelled games, or 34.3% of the season.

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