Signed as a free agent by Boston, November 2, 1924. Traded to Toronto by Boston for the rights to Eric Pettinger and $15,000, December 21, 1927. Traded to Detroit by Toronto for the rights to Jack Arbour and $12,500, April 8, 1928.
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