Because of the injury to Jonathan Ericsson (wrist), the Red Wings will need their young defensemen to step up down the stretch.
Nick Jensen scored a goal in a 4-3 loss to the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday.
After playing in his 10th game of his season and career on Saturday, Nick Jensen would need to be exposed to waivers if Detroit wanted to return him to the AHL.
Nick Jensen made his NHL debut Tuesday against Florida and earned an assist in a 4-1 loss.
The Detroit Red Wings have summoned Nick Jensen.
Nick Jensen went unclaimed on waivers.
The Detroit Red Wings have waived Nick Jensen.
Detroit has reassigned Nick Jensen to AHL Grand Rapids.
Nick Jensen has been summoned up to Detroit.
Nick Jensen has agreed to a two-year contract extension.
Nick Jensen will start the 2013-14 campaign in the AHL.
Mike Babcock has been impressed with the play of some of his young defensemen, especially Nick Jensen.
Nick Jensen has been turning heads at training camp.
Nick Jensen has inked a two-year, entry-level contract with the Detroit Red Wings.