According to Pierre LeBrun, the NHL Board of Governors has ratified the CBA,
The players will ratify the CBA this weekend and training camp will start on Sunday.
Bettman: to our players, our partners and our fans: "I am sorry."—
Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) January 09, 2013
Chris Botta tweets: “Gary Bettman makes it very clear his plans are to stay on as NHL commissioner for a very long time.”