NHL - Nino "El Niño" Niederreiter might stay for a few more years in Minnesota. As the Pioneer Press reports, the Wild have initiated talks with his player agent about a multi-year contract extension.

NHL - Every Sunday, our NHL-crew is looking back at the past week and provides a summary and evaluation of the performances and results of the Swiss players and their respective teams.

RUMOR - 26-year-old Swedish forward Andreas Thuresson, whose contract with Brynäs IF in the Swedish Hockey League has come to an end, could possibly move to Switzerland.

NLA - After the departure of John Fust for the Swiss national team, Lausanne HC's Elite A youth coach and Heinz Ehler's former second assistant Mike McNamara has decided to leave the club, too.

NLA - Robert Mayer has found his new home in Geneva. After weeks of speculations, Genève-Servette HC confirms that they have signed the goaltender to a three-year contract.