TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 23: Victor Hedman #77 of the Tampa Bay Lightning is greeted by fans as he takes the ice for pre game warm ups prior to the game against the Ottawa Senators at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on January 23, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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