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With their final pick of NHL Draft, Sabres take Czech winger Lukas Rousek

With their final pick of NHL Draft, Sabres take Czech winger Lukas Rousek

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VANCOUVER -- With their final selection of the NHL draft at No. 160 overall, the Sabres used the fifth pick of Round 6 to take Lukas Rousek, a left winger from Sparta in the Czech Republic.

Rousek, the only one of Buffalo's Saturday's selections to attend the draft in Rogers Arena, is a 5-foot-11, 165-pounder who had 11 goals and 24 points while splitting 50 games between two Czech teams.

The Sabres' full draft list:

1. (7) Dylan Cozens, C, Lethbridge-WHL

1. (31) Ryan Johnson, D, Sioux Falls-USHL

3. (67) Erik Portillo, G, Frolunda-Sweden

4. (102) Aaron Huglen, RW, Roseau (Minn.) HS

5. (143) Filip Cedarqvist, RW, Vaxjo-Sweden

6. (160) Lukas Rousek,  F, Sparta-Czech

Sabres trade into Round 5, select Swedish winger Filip Cederqvist

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