WCHA First All-Star Team (1991) NCAA West First All-American Team (1991) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1991) IHL First All-Star Team (1997) Governors' Trophy (Outstanding Defenseman IHL) (1997)
Traded to Quebec by Edmonton for Steve Passmore, March 21, 1994. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 20, 1995. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 31, 1997. Traded to Calgary by Pittsburgh for Tyler Moss and Rene Corbet, March 14, 2000. Missed majority of 2000-01 season and all of 2001-02 and 2002-03 due to concussion vs. Dallas, December 29, 2000.
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