Kilian Zündel has played in Austria for the last few years but is in possession of a Swiss players' license as he used to play in Switzerland at the junior level. This season, the 21-year-old defenseman has recorded one goal and five assists in 46 games for EC Red Bull Salzburg.
Valentin Hofer, for his part, is a product of EV Zug's organization and has appeared in games for EV Zug (one assist in 23 games) and the EVZ Academy (eight goals, ten assists in 28 games) this season.
As for William Hedlund, the son of the SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers' head coach Stefan, he will receive his Swiss player's license at the end of the 2023-24 season. Hedlund has played for EV Zug, the SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers and Luleå at the junior level. This season, he also made his debut in the Swiss League, recording six assists in 13 games for the EVZ Academy.