WCHL First All-Star Team (1996, 1997) WCHL MVP (1997)
Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 16, 1992. Officially announced retirement to become Assistant Coach of San Diego Gulls (WCHL), January 5, 2001.
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