After about a half-season in Sweden, Rihards Puide returns to Switzerland. A former player of the GCK Lions and of Lausanne HC, Puide will stay with HC Sierre until the end of the season. Today, Puide will practice for the first time with his new team.
In addition to Puide, HC Sierre will be able to count on Mathieu Vouillamoz during the Olympic break. The 22-year-old forward, who already suited up twice this season with Sierre, is a member of Genève-Servette HC.