ST. LOUIS, MO - JANUARY 7: T.J. Oshie #74 of the St. Louis Blues balances a puck on his stick as a fan shows off her jersey before an NHL game against the Colorado Avalanche on January 7, 2012 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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