GAMES LOST WEDNESDAY: 6.
TOTAL GAMES MISSED: 561, plus the All-Star Game.
NEXT NEGOTIATING SESSION: No new talks are scheduled, but the NHL board of governors plans to meet Jan. 14.
WHAT THE LIGHTNING WOULD BE DOING: Playing at Los Angeles.
WEDNESDAY'S BEST CANCELED GAME: Ottawa at Buffalo. New Senators goalie Dominik Hasek was to return to Buffalo, where he spent nine seasons.