DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 26: Valtteri Filppula #51 of the Detroit Red Wings scores a goal on Pekka Rinne #35 of the Nashville Predators during an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on November 26, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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