As for Sandro Brügger, the 30-year-old forward, whose contract with EHC Visp is expiring, has raised interest from EHC Basel as well as from HC La Chaux-de-Fonds. According to Arcinfo, it is now certain that he will play for Basel as of next season.
Andri Henauer will, according to Watson, also suit up for the new Swiss League team next season. In the netminder's case, it will be on loan from their partner team SC Bern.
In other news, again according to Arcinfo, HC La Chaux-de-Fonds wants to increase their budget (currently CHF 4.2 million). However, nothing has been decided as of now.