Traded to Anaheim by Philadelphia with Patrick Maroon for Danny Syvret and Rob Bordson, November 21, 2010. Traded to Boston by Anaheim with Stefan Chaput for Brian McGrattan and Sean Zimmerman, February 27, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Wolfsburg (Germany), July 7, 2011.
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