2014-15: Recalled from Portland (AHL) on Jan. 26 Assigned to Portland on Jan. 21 Scored his 1st career NHL goal at CHI, Jan. 20 Registered his 1st career NHL point (assist) vs. OTT, Jan. 10 Skated in 12:49 and had 2 shots vs. WPG, Jan. 8 Recalled from Portland on Jan. 5 Posted 9-6-17 in 26 games with the Pirates Skated in 9:37 vs. WSH, Nov. 18 in his season debut with ARI Recalled from Portland on Nov. 15.
2013-14: Appeared in 3 games with the Coyotes Made his NHL debut on Oct. 3 vs. NYR Recorded 29-25-54 and 63 PIM in 69 games with Portland Led the Pirates in goals and ranked 2nd on the team in total points.
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