NLA - It's an expensive decision for the Rapperswil-Jona Lakers. Because the Federal Court did not recognize that the payments of their "100-er Club" are without a return service by the Lakers, they are subject to taxation.

NLB - After four years as Elite B youth coach and two years as team manager of the first team, Daniel Wobmann leaves EHC Visp. Head coach Kim Collins will additionally take over his functions. Furthermore, forward Sascha Zeiter extends his contract until 2015.

NLB - Since their relegation to the National League B in 2008, the EHC Basel Sharks had to face a lot of financial problems, but always managed to turn the ship around somehow. No more though: The Sharks have filed for bankruptcy today.

NLA - HC Lugano's Flavien Conne has decided to retire from professional hockey as from today on: "After eighteen years of hockey played at a professional level, I decided to end my career as a hockey player and find a new direction in my life."

NHL - With a few days remaining before the 2014 NHL Draft next weekend in Philadelphia, we provide an outlook on the current contract situations of the Swiss players in or close to the NHL. Today: possible Swiss trade baits and NHL prospects.