CHICAGO - DECEMBER 03: Niklas Hjalmarsson #4, Brian Campbell #51, Tomas Kopecky #82, Patrick Sharp #10, and Jeremy Morin #27 of the Chicago Blackhawks stand for the 'National Anthem' before the game against the Vancouver Canucks on December 03, 2010 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/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