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.

NLA - A few days ago, Swedish sources reported that HC Davos is interested in forward Dick Axelsson. Shortly after their elimination on Saturday, HCD-coach Arno Del Curto confirmed the reports to the Südostschweiz.

NHL - Every Sunday, our NHL-crew is looking back at the past week and provides a summary and evaluation of the performances and results of the Swiss players and their respective teams.

NLA - Following yesterday's playoff quarterfinal out against the Kloten Flyers, HCD's 35-year-old captain Sandro Rizzi has announced to put an end to his career.