NLA - Lausanne HC has signed 19-year-old Aurélien Marti to his first professional contract until the end of season 2015/16. The defenseman played last season with the Elite Juniors of LHC.

NLA - EV Zug has signed HC Ajoie's defenseman David Stämpfli to a one-year deal for season 2014/2015. The former EVZ junior player played the last four years with the Ajoulots.

MEDICAL REPORT - Whereas it seems clear that ZSC's defenseman Marc-André Bergeron has to sit out another game with a lower-body injury, Kloten's Peter Mueller and Simon Bodenmann are doubtful.

NLA - Raphael Kuonen makes use of his NLA out-clause in his contract and leaves the SCL Tigers in direction of HC Lugano. The Bianconeri have signed him to a two-year contract, until 2016.

NHL - Raphael Diaz, who has been traded twice during this season, is currently playing with the New York Rangers. In an interview with Radio Canada he talks about his future, which lies in the NHL - as he hopes.