RUMOR - According to the Finnish newspaper Ilta-Sanomat, the Finnish defenseman Anssi Salmela is practicing with HC Davos and looking to ink a contract in the NLA. After playing in Sweden last season, he is currently without employment.

NLA - Only yesterday Mike Künzle has extended his contract with the Lions until 2018. As the Tages Anzeiger reports, also the Swedish forward Robert Nilsson will stay a Lion. He already signed a new contract at the end of last season.

NLA - As Radio Fribourg Sport reports on Twitter, Finnish forward Petteri Wirtanen's contract with HC Fribourg Gottéron has been extended for at least two more weeks.

MEDICAL REPORT - SC Langenthal will likely have to make do without defenseman Marc Schefer for another two weeks. The 33-year-old is out with an undisclosed injury.

NLA - Mike Künzle and the ZSC Lions have agreed on a three-year extension to the forward's contract, expiring at the end of this season. Künzle will stay with the Lions until 2018.