NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 08: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals stretches during warm-ups as Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers looks on at Madison Square Garden on December 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/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