National League

HC Lugano confirms that they have extended the contract of Pat Curcio. Furthermore, they also announce that they have agreed to terms with HC Fribourg-Gottéron's Ryan Gardner.

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Pat Curcio (photo) has been the assistance coach of the Bianconeri since October 2015. As for Gardner, the forward spent this past season with the Dragons, scoring eight goals and 15 assists in 55 games. Both their contracts are valid for the 2016-17 season. (mso)