NATIONAL TEAM - Only yesterday, SIHF's director Ueli Schwarz met with Arno Del Curto. An agreement could not be reached. Now, Schwarz was asked by the federation to contact former HCFG-star Slawa Bykov.

MEDICAL REPORT - In the Kloten Flyers' practice yesterday, both Simon Bodenmann and Eric Blum were missing. However, if they'll be able to play tonight is going to be a game time decision.

NLB - HC La Chaux-de-Fonds has agreed to terms with Alex Reinhard. The former head coach of the SCL Tigers has signed a contract, which will last until the end of next season, with the option of adding an additional year to it.

AHL - According to a tweet by agent Georges Müller, SC Bern’s Joel Vermin will already now make the move overseas and finish the season with Tampa Bay’s AHL farm team Syracuse Crunch.

NLA - Single judge Reto Steinmann has initiated proceedings against Lakers’ Cyrill Geyer and provisionally suspended the defenseman for the upcoming game tomorrow in Rapperswil for cross-checking EHCB’s Emanuel Peter in the neck area.