Pittsburgh Penguins v Philadelphia Flyers - Game Six
PHILADELPHIA - APRIL 25: Scott Hartnell #19 and Joffrey Lupul #15 of the Philadelphia Flyers crash into goaltender Marc-Andre Fluery #29 and Brooks Orpik #44 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Round of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 25, 2009 at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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