Post Tagged with: "Swiss NLA"

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Canucks Goaltender Cory Schneider Joins Ambri In The Swiss League

Ambri Piotta of the top-tier Swiss NLA hockey league has signed Canucks goaltender Cory Schneider until the end of December with the option of a longer deal depending on the […]

by · November 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions, Vancouver Canucks
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Red Wings Stars Tease Detroit From Overseas

Other than the manner of “teasing” that occurs at gentlemen’s clubs, there is no such thing as pleasant teasing.  At least, that’s what many Detroit fans thought until recently, when […]

How Are NHL Players Getting Paid During the Lockout

How Are NHL Players Getting Paid During the Lockout

The NHL players have been locked out by the league while negotiations continue on the new Collective Bargaining Agreement.  That means $1.8 billion dollars in contracts are currently going unpaid. But […]

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Tyler Seguin, Logan Couture And Jason Spezza Join Nash, Thornton In The Swiss NLA During NHL Lockout

After the news broke last week of Rick Nash and Joe Thornton rejoining HC Davos during the NHL lockout, the same team they played for in 2004/5, other North-American players […]

by · September 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Ottawa Senators, Trades Contracts and Transactions
NHL Lockout Rumblings: Mark Streit, Roman Josi To SC Bern? Rick Nash, Joe Thornton Back To Davos?

NHL Lockout Rumblings: Mark Streit, Roman Josi To SC Bern? Rick Nash, Joe Thornton Back To Davos?

With the NHL lockout now in place, rumblings in the Swiss media have begun about the influx of NHL players into the Swiss NLA. In 2004/5, the NLA saw around 43 […]

by · September 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions
The ZSC Lions Sign Ex-NHL Players And Coaches For New NLA Season

The ZSC Lions Sign Ex-NHL Players And Coaches For New NLA Season

Last April the ZSC Lions wrote a remarkable Hockey story, coming off a difficult regular season where they finished 7th overall, they swept championship favourites HC Davos and EV Zug […]

by · August 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Trades Contracts and Transactions
The ZSC Lions Win Swiss NLA Championship In Dramatic Fashion

The ZSC Lions Win Swiss NLA Championship In Dramatic Fashion

The ZSC Lions have won the Swiss Championship in a frantic finish to the playoff final series, taking Game 7 against SC Bern with a Steve McCarthy goal 3 seconds before […]

Swiss NLA Hockey Playoffs: ZSC Lions Reach Final

Swiss NLA Hockey Playoffs: ZSC Lions Reach Final

The NLA playoffs in Switzerland usually provide some surprises and 2011/2012 has been no different. The ZSC Lions, who finished 7th overall in the regular season with 27 wins and […]

by · March 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Nashville Predators, NHL Rumors
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R Niedermayer, JP Dumont, J Tambellini And C Huet: Where Are They Now?

What do a 37-year-old 1000-NHL gamer, a former 3rd overall NHL draft pick, a Stanley Cup game 7 player last season and a $5.6 million a season netminder have in […]

Swiss Juniors Make Headlines In Alberta, Davos Wins Spengler Cup

Swiss Juniors Make Headlines In Alberta, Davos Wins Spengler Cup

WJC Though 1 Loss, 1 SO Loss and 1 Win might not look like a great World Junior’s record,  the Swiss are getting a lot of media coverage for their […]

by · December 31, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, International Hockey, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
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Hockey in Switzerland: NLA, NHL and World Juniors Updates

Updates for Swiss Hockey in the NLA, NHL and the upcoming World Junior’s.

by · December 21, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, International Hockey, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
Fribourg Setting Early Pace In Swiss NLA- Scoring Race Heats Up

Fribourg Setting Early Pace In Swiss NLA- Scoring Race Heats Up

  With the Swiss hockey season around 20 games into a 50 game schedule, the NLA has an unlikely leader in Fribourg-Gotteron. The French-Swiss team who play out of the […]