Missed majority of 2001-02 due to heel injury in off-season training, July 10, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, July 17, 2002. Assigned to Sodertalje (Sweden) by Calgary, November 19, 2003. Signed as a free agent by MODO (Sweden), July 17, 2006.
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.
— Jason Spezza on returning to Ottawa for the first time to face the Senators with the Stars