Is Gary Bettman's plan for a one-week training camp and a condensed schedule feasible? The Caps say yes.
The Capitals say they are happy to see a proposal but unhappy about the immediate concessions they'd need to give.
In what could be perceived as a move to gain public support, the NHL has released its full proposal to save the 2012-13 season.
Before the players can offer a counter-proposal, they'll need to examine how the owners' new proposal impacts future contracts.