|Assets:||Is very creative and highly skilled. Produces plenty of offense from the wing. Also displays the size teams look for at the NHL level. Speeds through each zone with ease. Can play either wing position.|
|Flaws:||Needs to make better use of his 6-2, 202-pound frame on a regular basis in order to maximize his potential at the highest level. Also needs to work on his play without the puck, especially in his own end.|
|Career Potential:||Talented scoring winger with good upside.|
|OHL||Second All-Rookie Team||2010-11|
|10/30/2013||Assigned to Utica (AHL).|
|10/30/2013||Missed 14 games (upper body injury).|
|10/01/2013||Upper body injury, injured reserve.|
|4/30/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|4/05/2013||Assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|3/31/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|3/08/2013||Re-assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to AIK (Swedish Elite League).|
|4/06/2012||Re-assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|9/30/2011||Returned to his junior team (Oshawa-OHL).|
|9/22/2011||Signed by the Vancouver Canucks to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|6/24/2011||Drafted by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round (29th overall) in 2011.|
Vancouver sends Nicklas Jensen to the minors | 10/30/2013 1:01 PM
NewsNicklas Jensen has been sent to the minors.
Canucks.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactJensen has been sidelined all season with an upper-body injury. He had two goals and four points in 20 AHL games last season.
Nicklas Jensen injury is to his upper body | 09/30/2013 10:36 AM
NewsNicklas Jensen suffered an upper body injury a week ago and is still considered day-to-day.
ImpactJensen is likely to be sent to the minors once healthy. He was selected 29th overall in 2011. Jensen had 17 goals and 23 points in 50 SEL games before coming over to North America in March 2013.
Nicklas Jensen leaves game in first period | 09/22/2013 7:18 AM
NewsNicklas Jensen suffered an undisclosed injury in the first period Saturday and did not return.
ImpactJensen had a good shot at cracking the Canucks lineup out of training camp but the injury could put a damper on that. Jensen, who was knocked into the boards by the Oilers Jujhar Khaira, was not in the original lineup but played when David Booth could not go because of a groin injury. Consider Jensen day-to-day for now.
Canucks recall Nicklas Jensen from AHL | 04/30/2013 2:44 PM
NewsVancouver Canucks recall Nicklas Jensen from AHL Chicago.
ImpactJensen was sent down to Chicago just four days after making his NHL debut April 1. He was recalled along with a host of other Wolves after Chicago missed the AHL playoffs. They'll simply tag along with the Canucks and get a chance to experience the playoff atmosphere.
Canucks recall Nicklas Jensen | 03/31/2013 5:41 PM
NewsThe Vancouver Canucks also recalled Nicklas Jensen from the minors.
ImpactHe could very well play his first career NHL game, but we'll see. He's a first-rounder so while his value might be limited now, it's possible he could make an impact in the future.
Vancouver assigns Nicklas Jensen to AHL | 03/08/2013 7:09 PM
NewsNicklas Jensen has been assigned to AHL Chicago from the Swedish Elite League.
Canucks.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactJensen had 17 goals and 23 points in 50 SEL games. The Canucks took him with the 29th pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
Nicklas Jensen to remain in Sweden in 2013 | 01/07/2013 2:24 PM
NewsNicklas Jensen will remain with AIK in the SEL and not come over to North America to play in the NHL this season.
ImpactJensen was selected 29th overall in the 2011 Draft and while the Canucks are high on him, it will benefit his long-term success to remain the rest of the season in Sweden. He has a team leading 12 goals for AIK but has only four assists to go with a minus-nine rating. Look to see Jensen in Vancouver training camp in September.
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