RALEIGH, NC - OCTOBER 30: The Kids 'N Community Foundation sold 300 Halloween-themed pucks autographed by the Carolina Hurricanes prior to a NHL game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on October 30, 2010 at RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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