DALLAS, TX - JANUARY 27: Rich Peverley #17 of the Dallas Stars tries to keep the puck away against Erik Johnson #6 of the Colorado Avalanche at the American Airlines Center on January 27, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/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