Appearing in his first Olympics, Brown has played 46 international games, amassing 17 goals and 36 points (17-19-36).
At the 2008 World Championships he finished third on the team with nine points (5-4-9) in seven games and at the World Championships in 2004 he won a bronze medal, playing alongside 2010 Olympians Ryan Malone and Chris Drury.
At the age of 23, Brown was named captain of the Los Angeles Kings on Oct. 8, 2008 to become the youngest and first American-born captain in franchise history.
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