Harry ``Hap'' Holmes Memorial Award (fewest goals against AHL) (1991) (shared with David Littman)
Scored a goal while with Rochester (AHL), December 6, 1987. Traded to Minnesota by Buffalo for Minnesota's 8th round choice (Jiri Kuntos) in 1991 Entry Draft and Minnesota's 5th round choice (later traded to Toronto Toronto selected Chris Deruiter) in 1992 Entry Draft, May 26, 1991. Transferred to Dallas after Minnesota franchise relocated, June 9, 1993. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 23, 1996. Suffered career-ending knee injury in game vs. Washington, January 4, 1997.
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