Leland Irving joined HC Lugano in October 2021. The goaltender appeared in seven regular-season games for them, posting a .879 save percentage. As for Shane Prince, he became part of the roster at the beginning of March (seven games, two goals, and four assists).
24-year-old Swiss Canadian Evan Tschumi signed in May with HC Lugano. In his first season in Switzerland, he appeared in 20 games for HCL and in 29 games (five goals and two assists) for the HCB Ticino Rockets.