Ottawa Senators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - Game Two
PITTSBURGH - APRIL 16: Jesse Winchester #18 of the Ottawa Senators moves the puck in front of Jordan Staal #11 of the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quaterfinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Mellon Arena on April 16, 2010 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NHLI via Getty Images)
I definitely think going back down helped me, I had a lot of confidence down there, I played a lot of minutes and I think that helped me a lot. With the 37 games up here, that gave me experience as well. I know what it takes to play in the NHL and now it's time for me to show that I'm capable of being a full-time NHL player.
— Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl on finishing the 2014-15 season in juniors after playing 37 games with Edmonton to begin the season