MEDICAL REPORT - As La Liberté reports, HC Fribourg-Gottéron's new import-forward Jeff Tambellini sustained a rib-injury at the Hockeyades and will be out for at least three weeks.

NLB - Stefan Flückiger, without a contract since the EHC Basel Sharks’s bankruptcy earlier this summer, has received a try-out opportunity with the SCL Tigers, reports Planète Hockey.

MEDICAL REPORT - Hockey Thurgau informs on the status of the players injured during the pre-season game against Düsseldorfer EG. Three players will have to miss at least the upcoming game(s), while Toms Andersons has fully recovered from his light concussion.

MEDICAL REPORT - Jonas Hiller, who had to undergo a minor procedure after suffering an appendicitis attack in mid-July, is back in training and able to fully participate in on-ice action.

MEDICAL REPORT - Rapperswil-Jona Lakers' Nils Berger left the ice limping after an incident in the twelfth minute of tonight's 4-6 loss against SC Bern.