According to the "Aargauer Zeitung", EHC Biel will sign former SCB-defenseman Andreas Hänni. After a try-out during last week, Hänni is going to wear the EHCB-jersey with immediate effect.

Every Sunday, our NHL-crew is looking back at the past week and provides a summary and evaluation of the performances and results of the Swiss players and their respective teams.

The second game of the Swiss national team of the "Deutschland Cup" against the USA (4-5) ended prematurely for ZSC-forward Patrick Bärtschi. It seemed as if he had suffered a slight knee-injury. Thus, he returned to Zurich to undergo a thorough examination by ZSC's team doctor Gery Büsser. According to "Blick", Bärtschi only suffers from muscular problems.

Whereas the Men’s team is currently competing at the Deutschland Cup, the Swiss Women’s National Team has taken part at a tournament in Japan during the last three days.

Raphael Diaz's contract in Montreal will expire at the end of the season. Therefore, the Canadiens will soon begin negotiations about a contract extension with their 27yr-old Swiss defender.