BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 13: Tyler Ennis #63 of the Buffalo Sabres wears a sticker on his helmet honoring former Sabres player Rick Martin before their game against the Ottawa Senators at HSBC Arena on March 13, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. Martin, a Buffalo Sabres Hall of Famer and member of the famed French Connection, passed away, suddenly, hours before the game in Clarence, NY. (Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via 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