SAN JOSE, CA- NOVEMBER 12: Martin Hanzal #11 of the Phoenix Coyotes waits for the faceoff against the San Jose Sharks at HP Pavilion on November 12, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Don Smith/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