ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 19: Alexander Burmistrov #8 of the Atlanta Thrashers is greeted by fans just prior to the game against the Washington Capitals at Philips Arena on November 19, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NHLI via 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