NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 5: Jerred Smithson #25 of the Nashville Predators grabs a puck during warmups against the Atlanta Thrashers during an NHL game on April 5, 2011 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.(Photo by John Russell/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