Andres Ambühl is in honor. The gray attacker received the “Warrior Career Excellence Award”, announced by the Association of European Clubs. This trophy is rewarded each year by a player who demonstrates a sporting spirit and an exemplary dedication that meets a high standard of play.
Ambühl (38 years old) became the new record man in the number of matches contested in a World Cup this spring. The HC Davos wing in particular was preferred to Rapperswil’s Czech striker Roman Cervenka, who was also one of the 5 finalists.
Zoug coach Dan Tangnes, for his part, was named Coach of the Year on the occasion of these “European Hockey Awards”. The central Swiss club signed a historic performance under the Norwegian rule in the final of the last playoffs, beating the Zurich Lions after being found to be 0-3 in the series.
Ajoie strengthens his defense
Ajoie has engaged defender TJ Brennan for a year. L’Américain de 33 ans arrived at the origin of RB Salzbourg. Brennan had played, before going to Austria, 742 AHL matches (522 points), a record that made him the most prolific defender in the league in 3 times. For 53 years in the NHL (including Buffalo, Florida and Toronto) and aussi porte was 28 fois at Thurgovie in 2020/21. Ajoie also recruited Morges -trained defender Valentin Pilet (25), who is from Viège.
The HCC engages a Canadian striker
Chaux-de-Fonds recruited Canadian striker Kyle Topping (22 years old). In 4 years under the jersey of Kelowna, in the Canadian junior league (WHL), Leading with accumulated 196 points (71 buts, 125 passes), in 226 games.