Games lost: 5; total 145.
Games canceled: 52.
Negotiating session: No.
Next negotiating session: None set.
Players beware, Burke says
Playing in European or charity games is dangerous, league vice president Brian Burke warned. "If a player has a career- ending injury he does not have medical coverage and he does not have any type of guarantee insurance-wise from us. And, his right to receive salary is forfeited."
Just put on these ears . . .
Coach Ron Wilson and 21 other Anaheim Mighty Ducks staff are taking temporary other jobs elsewhere in the Walt Disney Co., including retail stores.
Mediator in wings
The Sporting News reported that U.S. Labor Department mediator John Martin could enter talks as early as Tuesday.