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Provisional deal could lead to a 48-game NHL season

Pittsburgh Penguins players practise at a local ice rink. Photo: AP

The NHL appears headed toward a 48-game season for the second time in two decades.

"I think 48 is most likely at this point, unless the players can expedite their ratification process," NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said.

Wednesday, 9 January, 2013, 3:04am

NHL close to axing entire season

NHL close to axing whole season

The next round of NHL cuts could be the deepest yet. With no deal in sight and no negotiations planned, the NHL chopped another two weeks off the schedule and edged closer to cancelling the entire ice hockey season.

22 Dec 2012 - 3:30am

NHL lockout claims another 104 matches through December 30

The National Hockey League eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule, and if a deal with the players' association is not reached soon, the whole season could be lost.

The league wiped out all games up until December 30 in its latest round of cancellations.

12 Dec 2012 - 2:37am