Lockout forces Red Wings to cancel September preseason games

NHL lockout forces teams to cancel preseason games; regular season scheduled to begin Oct. 11

Published On: Sep 19 2012 09:50:28 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 19 2012 09:53:53 PM EDT

The Detroit Red Wings are not immune to the bad news around the National Hockey League.

The NHL lockout has forced the Wings to cancel September preseason games. The Red Wings say they are not planning any employee layoffs.

The NHL's regular season is scheduled to begin Oct. 11. However, the players union and league have yet to reach a collective bargaining agreement.

The lockout will continue until further notice.