VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 23: Jordan Schroeder #45 of the Vancouver Canucks is welcomed by fans before his first-ever NHL game against the Calgary Flames at Rogers Arena January 23, 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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