NHL makes counteroffer

Updated: January 3, 2013, 10:33 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The new year has not yet produced a new deal, but the NHL and NHLPA continued to make progress Tuesday.

After working late into the night Monday and all day Tuesday, the league provided the union with what NHLPA executive director Donald Fehr called a "comprehensive response" late Tuesday evening.

Fehr said the union will take the rest of Tuesday night to review the offer and that he's "reasonably certain" the two sides will reconvene Wednesday.

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