Before the players can offer a counter-proposal, they'll need to examine how the owners' new proposal impacts future contracts.
Now that NHL owners have made a proposal to end the lockout, the players must decide if the deal is fair for both parties.
NHLPA executive director Don Fehr addressed the media in Toronto shortly after the NHL’s proposal to evenly split hockey-related revenue. Here is his exchange with the media.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says the owners' offer is the best shot at preserving an 82-game season.
NHL owners made significant movement Tuesday with a new offer to the players that could save the full 82-game season.