NLA - According to Südostschweiz journalist Kristian Kapp on Twitter, HC Davos has extended the contract with their 21-year-old netminder Janick Schwendener for another year, until the end of 2015/16.

NLA - HC Ambrì-Piotta prematurely extends the contract with Benjamin Chavaillaz for another year. The 25-year-old defender will stay with the biancoblù until the end of season 2015/16.

NLA - As it was recently rumored, EV Zug now confirms the signing of Harold Kreis as their new head coach. The 55-year-old will stay with the Bulls until the end of season 2015/16.

NLA - "Yes, now I can say it: I quit," Ivo Rüthemann says in an interview with the Berner Zeitung. However, the 37-year-old is not the only SCB-player who retires: also Hnat Domenichelli ends his career.

RUMOR - According to the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, SC Bern is not only trying to sign Kloten's Eric Blum for the upcoming season, but also to lure NHL-defenseman Yannick Weber, 25, into a return to Switzerland.