MONTREAL, CANADA - FEBRUARY 3: Referee drops the puck between David Desharnais #51of the Montreal Canadiens and Zack Smith #15 of the Ottawa Senators during the NHL game on February 3, 2013 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/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