Jensen was assigned to AHL Hartford on Saturday. Jensen averaged 10:02 over two games since his recall on Jan. 2 but failed to register a point during that span. The former No. 29 overall pick in the 2011 draft will now head back to the Wolf Pack where he's having a highly productive season -- 24 points over 29 games.
Jensen was recalled from AHL Hartford on Monday. The 23-year-old Dane has gotten into four games this year for the Blueshirts, failing to record a point while averaging 9:23 of ice time. Jensen's been rather beastly with the Wolfpack, however, rattling off 14 goals and 10 points in 29 games, so it'll be interesting to see if he's ready to carry that success over to Broadway. His first chance to dress with the Rangers will come Tuesday at home against the Sabres.
Jensen was sent back to the minors Wednesday. Jensen saw action in four contests during this stint in the NHL, but was used sparingly as he averaged just 9:23 of ice time. The winger's production was certainly lacking as he managed a meager two shots on goal, five hits, and one blocked shot. Barring additional injuries, the 23-year-old figures to spend the majority of the year with the Wolf Pack.
Jensen was recalled from AHL Hartford on Wednesday. The call-up was necessitated by veteran winger Rick Nash tweaking his groin in Tuesday's game against the Islanders. Originally selected by the Canucks with the 29th overall pick in the 2011 draft, Jensen is a tall (6-foot-3) Danish forward who has picked up 15 points (eight goals, seven assists) in 21 games with the Wolf Pack this season. He's mobile for his size and capable of slotting in on either wing. Still, it's not often that newly promoted players slide into the top six right away, and Jensen doesn't figure to be the exception.
Jensen was placed on waivers for the purpose of reassignment by the Rangers on Wednesday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports. Jensen was brought to New York from Vancouver as part of the Emerson Etem trade and spent the entire season in the AHL split between Utica and Hartford. The Dane logged 25 points with the Wolf Pack after making the switch and figures to be a major contributor in the minors. Considering the 23-year-old will likely spend the vast majority of the season in the minors, fantasy owners will likely want to pursue other darkhorse options for their lineups.
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