ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 25: Andrew Ladd #16 of the Atlanta Thrashers chats with Cam Ward #30 of the Carolina Hurricanes before the game at Philips Arena on September 25, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)
It's a date that's been circled on my calendar, so it's kind of nice to have it here and get it over with (Thursday). This is a little bit of the closing of the book on the move. That's kind of how I'm looking at it.
— Stars forward Jason Spezza on returning to Ottawa for the first time to face the Senators