Montreal traded LW Andrei Kostitsyn to Nashville for Nashville's 2nd-round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft and Montreal's 5th-round pick in 2013 (conditionally acquired by Nashville in a previous trade). (More)
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