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.

SUI - As Dino Kessler writes via Twitter, HCD's head coach Arno Del Curto has turned down the Swiss Ice Hockey Federation and will not be Switzerland's next head coach as the job profile is not suited to be done in addition to his duties with HC Davos.

NLA - According to the Journal du Jura, EHC Biel made use of their B-License and have given up their eigth and last import license for SC Langenthal forward Brent Kelly. The Canadian has participated in his first practice with the Seelanders yesterday.

RUMOR - Once again, there were NHL scouts present at yesterday's first game of the playoff semifinal series between the ZSC Lions and Genève-Servette HC. Their focus: Luca Cunti, Roman Wick, and four Grenats.