BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 31: Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins greets a fan on the bench during warm ups before the game against the New York Islanders at the TD Garden on December 31, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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