WINNIPEG, CANADA - MARCH 30: Jiri Tlusty #19 and Jay Harrison #44 of the Carolina Hurricanes take part in the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on March 30, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Lance Thomson/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