CALGARY, AB - JANUARY 16: Shane O'Brien #55 of the Calgary Flames has a chat with Dustin Byfuglien #33 of the Winnipeg Jets during the warmups at Scotiabank Saddledome on January 16, 2013 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/NHL 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