According to a tweet of RSI-journalist Paolo Laurenti, SC Bern has signed HC Lugano's 28yr-old forward Thomas Rüfenacht to a three-year contract trough to the 2016-17 season.

According to "Le Nouvelliste", HC Red Ice's Swiss-Russian forward Dimitri Malgin suffered a concussion in their game against SC Langenthal on Thursday. It is not yet known how long he will be sidelined.

In addition to the injured Lukas Flüeler and Tim Ramholt, also Victor Stancescu will not be able to suit up for the Swiss national team this week. According to the "Neue Luzerner Zeitung", Stancescu suffered a so far undisclosed injury in the Flyer's game against Ambrì-Piotta on Saturday.

According to the "Neue Luzerner Zeitung" not only HC Davos is interested in the former striker of the Rapperswil-Jona Lakers but also EV Zug, who is looking for an offensive enforcement.

According to Marco Maffioletti of "LaRegione", HC Ambrì-Piotta's Serge Pelletier has confirmed that Markus Nordlund will stay with the Leventinesi until the end of the season.