NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 26: Claude Giroux #28 of the Philadelphia Flyers arrives for the game against the New York Rangers and is greeted by the explosive snuffing dog at Madison Square Garden on November 26, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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