RUMOR - As the Berner Zeitung reports, SCB's ex-coach Antti Törmänen might return to Finland for the upcoming season. There is talk about a 2-year contract with IFK Helsinki.

RUMOR - When Simon Moser signed his two-way contract with the Nashville Predators, he made sure of an out-clause as of December 15. But it seems, that he won't make use of it.

NLA - What was already rumored seems to come true: Genève-Servette's newly acquired defenseman Ian White won't come to Geneva. McSorley needs to find an alternative.

MEDICAL REPORT - After one week of practice with the team, HC Lugano's defenseman and Swiss international Julien Vauclair will finally return on Tuesday.

MEDICAL REPORT - Genève-Servette HC's Latvian top scorer Kaspars Daugavins was the big absentee in yesterday's game against HC Lugano. There is talk of a longer absence.