UNIONDALE, NY - MARCH 02: Brock Nelson #29 of the New York Islanders is tripped up as Drew Shore #15 of the Florida Panthers carries the puck at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 2, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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