As he tells Radio RFJ, they have narrowed down their list to three candidates. Also on their list was Jussi Tapola, the new head coach of SC Bern: "We were surely the first to contact him." However, they were not able to compete with their opponents' offers.
Vauclair is also still looking for two import players, a defenseman and a forward. For the latter, he hopes to gain a player who can serve as a left winger as well as a centerman.