LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15: A special logo is placed on the boards as part of Hockey Fights Cancer Night before the Los Angeles Kings face the Vancouver Canucks at Staples Center on October 15, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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