Traded to Minnesota by Chicago for Kim Johnsson and Nick Leddy, February 12, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, July 1, 2011. Missed majority of 2011-12 due to ankle injury at Boston, November 11, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Texas (AHL), September 28, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, January 13, 2012. Missed majority of 2012-13 a a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Astana (KHL), November 5, 2013.
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