SAN JOSE, CA - DECEMBER 21: Ray Whitney #13 and Shawn Horcoff #10 of the Dallas Stars celebrates after Whitney scored a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the first period at SAP Center on December 21, 2013 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/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