NLA - Dropping to ninth place in the standings was enough: SC Bern has hired Guy Boucher as new head coach. The Canadian has signed a contract until the end of season 2015/2016.

NLB - EHC Olten announced in a press release today that they have signed forward Fabian Brem. The 23-year old center has signed a contract until the end of season 2013/2014.

MEDICAL REPORT - According to Radio Fribourg Sport, HC Fribourg-Gottéron will have to cope without forward Andrei Bykov and defender Sébastien Schilt tomorrow night.

NLA - The Rapperswil-Jona Lakers have today confirmed the signing of Marco Pedretti from HC Ambrì-Piotta. Pedretti has signed a two-year deal starting next season.

NLB - After disappointing results, HCC club management has decided to strip Kevin Primeau of his responsibilites as head coach of HC La Chaux-de-Fonds, effect immediately.