BUFFALO, NY - NOVEMBER 04: Corey Tropp #78 of the Buffalo Sabres warms up to play the Calgary Flames at First Niagara Center on November 4, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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