The hearing is about a hit delivered to New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov at the 12:37 mark of the second period of the game between Philadelphia and New Jersey at Prudential Center. There was no penalty called on the play.
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