Posted: 1/3/2013 7:46:38 PM
Commissioner Bettman has previously said that a 2013 regular season at least 48 games in length would have to begin Jan. 19. The NHL has already cancelled games from the original 2012-13 season through Jan. 14.
This is far from being a sure thing. I wish it was, but many issues still need to be agreed upon for the upcoming CBA.