KHL/NLA - After his loan with HC Ambrì-Piotta has come to an end yesterday, SC Bern informs that their 29-year-old defenseman Geoff Kinrade joins the KHL-team of Medvescak Zagreb with immediate effect.

NLA - For about three weeks now, EV Zug and their defenseman Santeri Alatalo are negotiating about a contract extension. As the Neue Luzerner Zeitung reports, team manager Reto Kläy has offered him a new three-year contract.

NLA - "There's absolutely nothing to it," SCB's team manager Sven Leuenberger said to the Berner Zeitung, confronted with the rumor that Marc-André Gragnani might be on the move to the KHL. Moreover, they will inform today, if Kinrade returns.

MEDICAL REPORT - Early in tonight's game against Genève-Servette HC, EHC Biel's forward Eliot Berthon crashed heavily into the boards and had to be taken to the hospital.

NLA - According to 25stanley.com, HC Ambrì-Piotta has inked former NHL-defenseman Francis Bouillon to a one-year contract. The 38-year-old will leave Montréal tonight in direction of Switzerland.