WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 05: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals is called for a penalty against Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins during the first period at Verizon Center on March 5, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/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