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Nick Jensen | Defenseman | #3

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (25) / 9/21/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 196
College: St. Cloud State
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 5 (150) / DET
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Detroit has reassigned Nick Jensen to AHL Grand Rapids.
He doesn't have any NHL experience. Jensen has eight points in 39 games in the minors this season. Jan 26 - 2:53 PM

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Nick Jensen has been summoned up to Detroit.

Jensen has yet to make his NHL debut since being drafted 150th overall in 2009. Through two and half season with AHL Grand Rapids, the 25-year-old has posted just 44 points. So we wouldn't anticipate much fantasy value from him.
Jan 24 - 3:11 PM

Nick Jensen has agreed to a two-year contract extension.

Jensen had 14 goals and 28 points in 59 AHL contests in 2014-15. The 22-year-old has played in 24 career NHL contests, scoring three goals and six points.
Mon, Jul 13, 2015 03:42:00 PM

Nick Jensen will start the 2013-14 campaign in the AHL.

He enjoyed a good training camp but it wasn't enough to keep him with the big club. Jensen collected nine assists in 45 games with Grand Rapids last season.
Mon, Oct 6, 2014 10:18:00 AM

Mike Babcock has been impressed with the play of some of his young defensemen, especially Nick Jensen.

"Jensen, to tell you the truth, coming into camp, I didn’t know-I knew who he was, I’d seen him play and all that, but didn’t know-he’s been very good, too." The 24-year-is entering his second pro season after playing four years at St. Cloud State University. Even if he does crack Detroit’s line-up, he isn’t a good bet to score many points. Jensen registered nine assists in 45 games with Grand Rapids in the AHL last season.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 09:22:00 AM

Nick Jensen has been turning heads at training camp.

He topped 20 minutes of playing time on Wednesday in preseason action against Pittsburgh and he's displayed some promise on the power play. Coach Mike Babcock has been impressed with the play of young blueliners Jensen, Xavier Ouellet and Alexey Marchenko. The performance by Jensen might be the surprise of training camp, as it didn't take him long to get on Babcock's radar.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 08:32:00 AM

Nick Jensen has inked a two-year, entry-level contract with the Detroit Red Wings.

He just wrapped up his junior season at St. Cloud State, where he registered four goals and 31 points in 42 games. Detroit selected him in the fifth round of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
Thu, May 2, 2013 12:59:00 PM

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PosRoleName
C1Henrik Zetterberg
2Riley Sheahan
3Luke Glendening
4Tomas Nosek
LW1Dylan Larkin
2Tomas Tatar
3Brad Richards
4Teemu Pulkkinen
5Drew Miller
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Justin Abdelkader
3Joe Vitale
4Darren Helm
5Tomas Jurco
6Johan Franzen
D1Niklas Kronwall
2Mike Green
3Danny DeKeyser
4Kyle Quincey
5Brendan Smith
6Jonathan Ericsson
7Alexey Marchenko
8Xavier Ouellet
G1Petr Mrazek
2Jimmy Howard