With the 134th pick the Buffalo Sabres selected Vsevolod Komarov, a right handed defenseman from the Quebec Remparts in the QMJHL.
Vsevolod Komarov is nice for Buffalo in that spot. Big, strong kid who isn’t afraid to engage offensively #NHLDraft #LetsGoBuffalo— 2 Goalies 1 Mic (@2Goalies1Mic) July 8, 2022
The only viewings I had of him were in relation to watching Nathan Gaucher this past year and I didn’t come away with any notes or inkling that I should spend more time on the player. I’ll defer to others to go into more detail about his game.
GWG with 53.4 seconds left ✅— Canadian Hockey League (@CHLHockey) May 26, 2022
Vsevolod Komarov gives the @quebec_remparts a 1-0 series lead over Shawinigan! #RoadtoMemorialCup pic.twitter.com/VoyIV525wx
The EliteProspect Draft Guide noted that his low pace of play and production caused them to take a wait-and-see approach to Komorav.
His coach, Patrick Roy, was quoted as saying in the article linked: