LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 24: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins steps onto the ice against the Los Angeles Kings during his 1,000th career game at Staples Center on March 24, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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