RALEIGH, NC - FEBRUARY 25: A young fan of the Carolina Hurricanes gets an up-close look at a United States Army Apache attack helicopter before an NHL game against the Florida Panthers on Military Appreciation Night, February 25, 2012 at RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Phil Ellsworth/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