Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Michael D. Gillis announced today that the Canucks have assigned Nicklas Jensen to the AHL Utica Comets.
Jensen, 20, spent the 2012.13 season playing two games for the Canucks, 20 games for the Chicago Wolves (2-2-4) and 50 games for AIK of the Swedish Elite League (17-6-23).
The 6’3”, 197-pound winger was originally selected 29th overall by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. Jensen is a native of Herning, Denmark.