Signed as a free agent by Detroit, March 18, 1993. Claimed by Pittsburgh from Detroit in Waiver Draft, January 18, 1995. Claimed by Edmonton from Pittsburgh in Waiver Draft, January 18, 1995. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, August 23, 1995. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, August 23, 1996.
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