VANCOUVER, BC - OCTOBER 12: Christopher Tanev #8 of the Vancouver Canucks warms up for their NHL game against the Montreal Canadiens at Rogers Arena on October 12, 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