GLENDALE, AZ - APRIL 01: Goaltender Ondrej Pavelec #31 of the Winnipeg Jets makes a save on the shot as Lauri Korpikoski #28 of the Phoenix Coyotes battles for position with Mark Stuart #5 during the first period of the NHL game at Jobing.com Arena on April 1, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/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