UNIONDALE, NY - OCTOBER 05: Fans get fired up prior to the 2013 home opener between the New York Islanders and the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on October 5, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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