National League

The 22-year-old forward has agreed to a one-year contract with the SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers.

Valentin Hofer's new deal contains an option for two additional seasons. Hofer, who is a product of EV Zug's organization, has been with HC Ambrì-Piotta since 2022. This season, he appeared in 15 games (one goal, one assist) for them and 24 games (nine goals, eight assists) for the Bellinzona Rockets.

Janis Embacher will join the Lakers' extended roster. He has been playing for their organization since 2017. This season, he mostly played for EHC Winterthur and the Lakers' U20 team. Embacher will participate in the Lakers' summer training but is expected to suit up for EHC Winterthur next season.

( 15 March 2024 | mso )