NLA - As the ZSC Lions inform, the deadline that Edgar Salis has set for their coach Marc Crawford, who wanted to return to the NHL, has expired and the 53-year-old Canadian has now decided to stay in Zurich.

NLA - Only shortly after Genève-Servette HC announced contract extensions with Noah Rod (four years) and Elliott Antonietti (three years), also forward Cody Almond informs on Twitter that he will stay in Geneva for another five years.

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: restricted and unrestricted free agents.

NLA - GSHC have extended the contract of Eliot Antonietti (photo) for three more years until 2017. The club also confirms the signing of Noah Rod to a four-year deal, including an NHL out clause, until the end of the 2017/18 season.

NLA - As the Tages Anzeiger reports, the Slovakian defenseman Jan Tabacek will stay in Zurich for another year. He will probably be their fifth import-player and occasionally also suit up for the GCK Lions.