As the Walliser Bote reports, shortly after the first period Cory Emmerton left the ice rink on crutches. HC Sierre thus had to continue the game with only one import player, i.e. Max Gerlach. Their other import, Eric Castonguay, was recently injured but yesterday was a healthy scratch.
HC Sierre's Cory Emmerton did not finish yesterday's game
The Canadian 35-year-old forward had to throw in the towel after the first period.