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Leon Draisaitl, Alphonso Davies compare notes after Oilers star wins Art Ross

1 month ago   |   By CBC

A dominant centre for the Edmonton Oilers, Leon Draisaitl became the first athlete in his country's history to lead a North American sports league in scoring when he was awarded the Art Ross Trophy earlier this week.
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Oilers' Leon Draisaitl, Alphonso Davies share bond in pursuit of history

Oilers' Leon Draisaitl, Alphonso Davies share bond in pursuit of history

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

EDMONTON - Different, but the same.
Cologne-born Leon Draisaitl becomes a superstar as a member of the Edmonton Oilers , while Alphonso Davies, born to Liberian parents in a refugee camp in Ghana, stars in the German Bundesliga.
The Davies' arrived in Edmonton 15 years ago with next to nothing, Alphonso and his brother receiving their first bikes and soccer balls from an Edmonton charity called Sport Central. Draisaitl, meanwhile was the son of German hockey royalty, though he admits, “Germany just isn't a big hockey country. That's how it is.”
Today, Draisaitl is the Art Ross Trophy...
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