After blocking a shot in practice on October 29, HC La Chaux-de-Fonds' defender Valentin Borlat has suffered a scaphoid fracture and is expected to be out for the upcoming six weeks.

The EHC Basel Sharks react on their injury-caused absences and reinforce their defense by signing EV Zug's 20yr-old Florian Schmuckli on loan as of now, until the end of the season.

The EHC Basel Sharks have made use of their option for a 1-year contract-extension with their 29yr-old Canadian forward Kyle Greentree. Thus, Greentree will stay in Basel until 2014/2015.

As the "Aargauer Zeitung" writes, Peter Guggisberg has made use of his out-clause at the end of this season. On the other hand, Mathias Joggi returns to Davos - but might be transferred.

EHC Biel's shooting-star goalie Lukas Meili has extended his already existing contract (until 2015) for another year. Thus, the young netminder will stay with EHC Biel until spring 2016.