Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, November 20, 1978. Signed as free agent by Edmonton, October 27, 1982. Traded to Toronto by Edmonton for Serge Boisvert, January 15, 1983. Signed as a free agent by Hartford, December 9, 1983.
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