EDMONTON, CANADA - MARCH 2: A fan holds a satirical poster of Ryan Smyth #94 of the Edmonton Oilers before a game against the Dallas Stars at Rexall Place on March 2, 2012 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Andy Devlin/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