CHICAGO, IL - MARCH 14: Joe Pavelski #8 of the San Jose Sharks celebrates with teammates, including Joe Thornton #19, after scoring against the Chicago Blackhawks in the first on March 14, 2011 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