Traded to Columbus by Calgary for Columbus' 4th round choice (later traded to Los Angeles, later traded to Florida Florida selected Garrett Wilson) in 2009 Entry Draft, March 4, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Vityaz Chekhov (KHL), September 2, 2011.
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