OTTAWA, ON - NOVEMBER 22: Ryan Smyth #94 of the Los Angeles Kings is stopped on a point blank scoring attempt by Pascal Leclaire #33 of the Ottawa Senators during a game at Scotiabank Place on November 22, 2010 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)
It's not just going to happen on its own. We have to have guys commit to the areas we need to improve on. We're going to be better than last year but there is still a long way to go. But I really like the pieces and where we're headed.
— Sabres forward Tyler Ennis on the progress of Buffalo's rebuilding process