Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Nicklas Jensen
Nicklas Jensen was born on March 6, 1993 in Herning, Denmark. After beginning his career with Danish team Herning Blue Fox at the junior and men's level, Jensen moved to North America in 2010 to play with the Oshawa Generals of the Ontario Hockey League. Jensen impressed in his first North American season and was named to the OHL All-Rookie Team at year's end. He was selected in the first round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Vancouver Canucks.

Jensen would begin the 2012-13 season with AIK of the Swedish Elite League before returning to North America and playing for the Chicago Woves, the AHL affiliate of the Canucks.

Late in the 2012-13 season Jensen would get his first taste of NHL action. He would suit up in two games for the Canucks, making his debut on April 1, 2013. Jensen would then continue at the AHL level with the Canucks' new affiliate, the Utica Comets, seeing limited NHL action. In 2013-14 he suited up in 17 games for the Canucks, scoring the first three goals of his career.

On January 8, 2016, Jensen's time in the Canucks organization would come to an end. He was traded to the New York Rangers in exchange for Emerson Etem.

Jensen would spend the majority of the 2016-17 season in the American Hockey League with the Hartford Wolf Pack. In 70 games for the club he scored 32 times and added 23 assists. Jensen would also suit up in seven games at the NHL level with the Rangers.

On the international stage, Jensen represented Denmark at the 2011 and 2012 World Junior Championships.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2008-09 Herning IK Jr. Den-Jr. 28 28 15 43 30
2008-09 Herning IK II Den-2 4 3 0 3 0
2008-09 Denmark WJC-B 5 0 1 1 6 +1
2008-09 Denmark WJ18-B 5 0 1 1 6 +1
2009-10 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 34 12 14 26 28 10 6 4 10 8
2009-10 Denmark WJC-B 5 3 2 5 2 +1
2009-10 Denmark WJ18-B 5 13 2 15 14 +10
2010-11 Oshawa Generals OHL 61 29 29 58 42 +14 10 7 4 11 2
2010-11 Denmark WJC-B 5 2 3 5 10 +3
2011-12 Oshawa Generals OHL 57 25 33 58 29 +2 6 1 4 5 0
2011-12 Chicago Wolves AHL 6 4 0 4 6 0 2 2 0 2 0
2011-12 Denmark WJC-A 6 2 4 6 4 -13
2012-13 AIK Solna Sweden 50 17 6 23 16
2012-13 Chicago Wolves AHL 20 2 2 4 8 -9
2012-13 Vancouver Canucks NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1
2012-13 Denmark WC-A 3 2 0 2 2 +1
2013-14 Vancouver Canucks NHL 17 3 3 6 10 -1
2013-14 Utica Comets AHL 54 15 6 21 26 -5
2013-14 Denmark WC-A 7 1 1 2 8 -6
2014-15 Vancouver Canucks NHL 5 0 0 0 0 -1
2014-15 Utica Comets AHL 59 14 14 28 39 -12 18 4 1 5 10
2014-15 Denmark WC-A 4 1 0 1 2 +1
2015-16 Utica Comets AHL 27 4 8 12 20 +3
2015-16 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 41 15 10 25 12 +7
2015-16 Denmark WC-A 8 5 2 7 6 -2
2016-17 New York Rangers NHL 7 0 0 0 0 -2
2016-17 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 70 32 23 55 58 -27
NHL Totals 31 3 3 6 10


Traded to NY Rangers by Vancouver with Vancouver's 6th round pick (Dominik Lakatos)in 2017 NHL Draft for Emerson Etem, January 8, 2016.
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