Sabres sign forward Lukas Rousek to a two-year, entry-level deal

Finland's Petteri Lindbohm, left, and Czech Republic's Lukas Rousek battle for the puck. (Pavel Golovkin/AP)

The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Lukas Rousek to a two-year, entry-level deal beginning in the 2021-22 season, the team announced Tuesday.

Rousek spent the past two seasons playing with HC Sparta Praha of the Czech Extraliga, the top-level pro league in the Czech Republic. The 21-year-old had 14 goals and 24 assists in 49 games this past season.

The winger was a sixth-round selection of the Sabres in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft.

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