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NHL targeting Jan. 19 start date?

Dec 28, 2012, 10:52 AM EDT

Though there’s been nothing official from the NHL or NHLPA, today’s news that the league has provided the union with a new CBA proposal has garnered a few interesting tidbits:

Here’s Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News:

That tweet was supported by the Ottawa Sun’s Bruce Garrioch:

Garrioch also had this:

James Mirtle of the Globe and Mail reports on the next step for the PA:

More details are sure to emerge as the day progresses, so keep checking back.

Hopefully this all leads to something. It’s hard to imagine the players accepting this proposal in its entirety, which begs the question: How much further is the NHL willing to move?

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