- Leon Draisaitl celebrated an Oilers win on Instagram
- His girlfriend is actress Celeste Desjardins
- She showed PDA for her boyfriend on his post
Leon Draisaitl's girlfriend is "so proud" after his first-round victory in the 2022 NHL playoffs.
The Edmonton Oilers defeated the Los Angeles Kings in Game 7 to advance to Round 2, and Draisaitl celebrated the win on Instagram. But one comment on his post stood out: a public display of affection from his girlfriend Celeste Desjardins.
Leon Draisaitl's girlfriend cheers on Instagram with PDA
After the Oilers win on the weekend, Leon Draisaitl pumped up the fans on Instagram. "Round 1," he wrote with a check mark emoji, adding: "Stay loud OilCountry."
Fans stormed the comment section, but the most popular response came from none other than Leon's girlfriend. On her boyfriend's post, Celeste Desjardins wrote: "So proud baby!" Draisaitl responded with a heart emoji for his GF.
Leon Draisaitl and Celeste Desjardins, who is a Canadian actress, have been together for several years now.
They're now getting ready for Edmonton's highly-anticipated second-round matchup. It's a rare playoff edition of the Battle of Alberta — with their provincial rival Calgary Flames.
Leon Draisaitl is said to be dealing with an ankle injury but intends to play in the series. The German-born hockey star has never been past the second round of the NHL playoffs.