Mark Stuart of the Boston Bruins clears the puck away from Mark Recchi of the Tampa Bay Lightning at the St. Pete Times Forum on February 22, 2009 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