BOSTON, MA - MARCH 7: Alumni legend Milt Schmidt of the Boston Bruins does the ceremonial puck drop prior to the game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the TD Garden on March 7, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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