ANAHEIM, CA - DECEMBER 21: Anze Kopitar #11 and Mike Richards #10 of the Los Angeles Kings shake hands before a game against the Colorado Avalanche at STAPLES Center on December 21, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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