DETROIT - APRIL 20: Nicklas Lidstrom #5, Dan Cleary #11 and Johan Franzen #93 of the Detroit Red Wings get ready for their game against the Phoenix Coyotes before Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 20, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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