OTTAWA, ON - DECEMBER 14: Slava Voynov #26 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrates his first period goal against Robin Lehner #40 of the Ottawa Senators with teammates Robyn Regehr #44, Dwight King #74, Jeff Carter #77 and Anze Kopitar #11 at Canadian Tire Centre on December 14, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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