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Report: New round of CBA meetings planned next week

Nov 4, 2012, 7:14 PM EDT

Fehr and Bettman AP

The NHL and NHLPA are expected to meet up in New York next week, although they reportedly won’t do so any sooner than Tuesday, RDS’ Renaud P. Lavoie reports.

The NHLPA will also hold a conference call at four pm ET on Monday, according to TSN’s Aaron Ward.

The latest round of formal negotiations follow a tumultuous weekend where the 2013 Winter Classic was canceled and postponed to 2014 on Friday, but Steve Fehr and Bill Daly held lengthy, informal talks on Saturday.

While there have been repeated reports about the two sides staying in touch via phone calls and e-mails, larger-scale discussions have been halted since the two sides hit an impasse on Oct. 18.

Some believe the new deadline for a CBA would fall around Nov. 23,* so a perceived increase in urgency is a welcome sight for anxious fans. It’s anyone’s guess just how much progress might be made, though.

* – Just a few days after the NBA came to its own CBA agreement in 2011, if you find parallels between the two processes.

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