AHL - After less than two weeks with the NHL squad, Calgary has sent Sven Bärtschi back to the AHL's Adirondack Flames. The Swiss forward appeared in one NHL game for the Flames since his call-up last week and registered one assist.

NLA - The 31-year-old Swedish forward Martin Thörnberg has decided to leave the KHL after this season. As he says to the Swedish newspaper Expressen, a return to Sweden is not set in stone. There are offers from Switzerland, too.

NLA - Rumors had been swirling around for quite some time about EHC Biel's new signings for the next season. Now, EHCB confirmed the new two-year contracts with HCC's Dave Sutter, SCB's Mauro Dufner and HCFG's Anthony Huguenin.

NLB - SC Langenthal has extended the contracts of forward Vincenzo Küng (photo) and defenseman Mike Küng for one more year. The two youngsters will thus stay in Langenthal at least until the end of the 2015-16 season.

RUMOR - Claudio Cadonau, who will not be re-signing with EHC Biel for the upcoming season, might be headed the same direction as teammate Oliver Kamber and join HC Ambrì-Piotta as of next summer, Ticinonline suggests.