The NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL has locked out its players, the fourth shutdown for the NHL since 1992. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Photo by: Mark Humphrey

The NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL has locked out its players, the fourth shutdown for the NHL since 1992. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)