RUMOR - As journalist Stefano Sala reports on Twitter, Esa Pirnes could leave his club AIK Ishockey during the Olympic break. Possible destinations: the NLA oder the SM Liiga.

NLA - EHC Biel has announced the signing of forward Eliot Berthon from Genève-Servette HC. The 21-year old will join the Seelanders for the upcoming two seasons.

NLA - According to Nicola Berger from the Neue Luzerner Zeitung, HC Thurgau's Pascal Caminada has signed a two-year contract with Lausanne HC starting next season.

RUMOR - According to RSI, HC Ambrì-Piotta is interested in signing 21yr-old defender Dave Sutter with regards to the upcoming season. Sutter is currently playing with HC Red Ice in the NLB.

NHL - The Canucks have acquired Canadiens' Raphael Diaz in exchange for Dale Weise. The 28yr-old joins Yannick Weber in Vancouver and might face his former team already on Thursday.