LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Mike Richards #10 of the Los Angeles Kings prepares to take the ice to warm up prior to the game against the Anaheim Ducks at Staples Center on September 24, 2013 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