The NHL Is Officially Locking Out Its Players After Sides Failed To Meet Today

It may have seemed like a forgone conclusion (NHL deputy comissioner Bill Daly said today, "I think it's fair to say there was no realistic expectation to avoid a lockout as of developments on Wednesday and Thursday") but the owner's self-imposed deadline was midnight tonight. Nothing happened or will happen today,… »9/15/12 6:25pm9/15/12 6:25pm