2014-15: Recorded a goal, assist and 5 PIM for fighting Mar. 6 vs. DAL...Notched power play goal Feb. 10 vs. ANA...Recorded two-point game (1-1-2) Dec. 28 vs. TOR...Recorded an assist Nov. 20 at SJS...Missed four games due to injury, returning Nov. 20 at SJS... Recorded first multi-point game of the season, recording two assists (0-2-2) and two hits Nov. 8 vs. CGY...Hit a season-high TOI 26:14 Nov. 1 vs. PHI... Recorded his 100th career point with an assist Oct. 17 at BUF.
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2009) QMJHL First All-Star Team (2009) QMJHL Rookie of the Year (2009) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2009) Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team (2009)
Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (KHL), September 25, 2012.
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