NAHL Second All-Star Team (1975)
Selected by Ontario-Ottawa (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 13, 1972. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, September, 1973. Traded to Cape Cod (NAHL) by Philadelphia (NAHL) for Mike Penasse, November, 1975.
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