RALEIGH, NC - OCTOBER 13: Tuomo Ruutu #15 of the Carolina Hurricanes warms up for his season debut prior to an NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at PNC Arena on October 13, 2013 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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