On Tuesday, the NHL and the NHLPA met to discuss the current CBA. There are several reports that the NHL has offered a 50-50 proposal, which would evenly split the hockey related revenue between the NHL and the NHLPA.
Gary Bettman stated after the meeting that the offer was contigent with an 82 game season. November 2nd would be the likely start if offer is accepted. He stated that they would add one exra game every five weeks.
Now let's see what the players association says.