And the Swiss Ice Hockey Awards go to: Martin Plüss (MVP), Reto Berra (Best Goaltender), Lino Martschini (Best Youngster), Mathias Seger (MPP) and the Swiss National Team.

In today's extraordinary meeting of the National League the club leaders openly discussed a possible European Club Competition. Principally, the clubs are in favor of such a tournament.

Swiss goalie Robert Mayer was placed on the waivers-list by his team, the Montréal Canadiens. Within the next 48 hours every NHL-team can sign Robert Mayer if they want to.

According to the "Tribune de Genève", coach and team manager Chris McSorley has confirmed that the Latvian forward Kaspars Daugavins has signed a 1-year contract with GSHC.

HC Lugano has to cope without their attacker Flavien Conne for at least one month. As the first medical examinations have shown, he suffered a fracture in his left hand during today's training-session. In the upcoming days an expertise of a specialist will shed more light on the seriousness of the injury. Until now one can say that Conne will be out for at least one month.