After all, Loïc Burkhalter will wear the jersey of EHC Biel in spite of reports that he is too expensive for Biel. Now, the Lakers and Biel have agreed on the financial aspects of the loan.

When HC Lugano faces off against EV Zug tomorrow, defenseman Steve Hirschi and the two forwards Dan Fritsche and Brady Murray will be back in their lineup.

HC Lugano announces the signing of ZSC's 25yr-old defenseman Marco Maurer. The native of Affoltern am Albis has signed a two-year contract with Lugano through to the 2015-16 season.

As "Le Matin" reports, six candidates for a promotion to the NLA - HC Ajoie, HC La Chaux-de-Fonds, EHC Visp, SC Langenthal, EHC Olten & SCL Tigers - have met the preliminary standards.

This morning, the league held a meeting to determine some points concerning the upcoming season. The most important novelty: As of next season, there will also be games on Wednesdays.