NLA – EV Zug has signed winger Pierre-Marc Bouchard to a one-year deal. The former first-round pick who has played more than 600 games in the NHL is an unrestricted free agent and has an out-clause until July 15 in his contract.

NLA - Maxim Noreau has signed a two-year, one-way contract with the Colorado Avalanche and will thus leave HC Ambrì-Piotta. However, the Biancoblù have already found a replacement for the defenseman in Canadian Ryan O'Byrne.

NLB - After the EHC Basel Sharks have definitely filed for bankruptcy this Monday morning, the SHIF has confirmed the withdrawal of their license as well as the new NLB game schedule with 9 teams and 48 games.

NLB - Florian Blatter leaves the shores of lake Lugano and moves to La Chaux-de-Fonds, where he has signed a two-year contract (plus option for an additional season). Furthermore, Kevin Bozon joins HCC's Elite A youth team.

NLB - According to the Aargauer Zeitung, the fate of the EHC Basel Sharks seems to be sealed as the bankruptcy proceedings of the EHC Basel AG have definitely been opened this Monday morning. Last attempts to rescue the organization have failed.