RUMOR - After his agent recently confirmed SCL Tigers' interest in Ciaccio, the NZZ now reports in last night's game report that the 25yr-old "will play for Langnau as of the upcoming season".

NLA - As SC Bern announces, they have extended the contract with their 19yr-old forward Christoph Bertschy for another year. He will stay with the bears until 2015.

MEDICAL REPORT - According to Arcinfo, HCC's forward Benoît Mondou is probably not returning to this playoff series.

NHL - As The Denver Post reports, the Colorado Avalanche are interested in signing Reto Berra to a multi-year deal. The netminder was traded to the Avs earlier this month.

MEDICAL REPORT - According to Lausanne HC, forward Codey Bürki will play in tonight's playoff opener against the ZSC Lions.