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Darcy Kuemper | Goalie | #35

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (26) / 5/5/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 215
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 6 (161) / MIN
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Darcy Kuemper is expected to start against the Jets Sunday afternoon.
Devan Dubnyk started Saturday's loss to the Rangers so Wild coach Bruce Boudreau will likely turn to Kuemper Sunday for the late afternoon start in Winnipeg. Kuemper's last appearance was in relief of Dubnyk last Sunday, but he has been pulled himself in each of his past two starts. Mar 19 - 11:20 AM

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Darcy Kuemper put forth a valiant effort in relief of Devan Dubnyk in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Blackhawks.

Kuemper entered the game down 2-0 and went on to make 18 of 20 stops during his 55 minutes of play. Kuemper picked up the loss in the contest.
Mar 12 - 3:31 PM

Darcy Kuemper will get the start Thursday against the Hurricanes.

Wild coach Bruce Boudreau wanted to make a statement to the effect that he has trust in Kuemper despite a terrible effort on Friday in which he allowed three goals after two periods and was pulled in a 7-4 win over Florida.
Mar 12 - 12:13 PM

Darcy Kuemper was pulled after allowing three goals on 28 shots in Friday's 7-4 win over the Florida Panthers.

Kuemper was replaced by Devan Dubnyk at the start of the third period with the game tied at three. Dubnyk gave up a goal less than three minutes into the frame, but Minnesota answered by scoring four goals in a row to claim the win. Dubnyk, not Kuemper ended up getting credit for the win. Kuemper has now been pulled in back-to-back starts. He'll enter his next appearance with a 3.28 goals-against-average and a .904 save percentage.
Mar 10 - 11:33 PM

Darcy Kuemper will start for Minnesota on Friday.

Kuemper is getting in his first game since Feb. 28. He has a 3.22 GAA and .905 save percentage in 14 contests this season.
Mar 10 - 5:50 PM

Darcy Kuemper will get the call against Winnipeg on Tuesday night.

He has registered a 2-0-1 record in his past three outings. Kuemper made 34 stops in a 3-1 win over Dallas in his last appearance on Feb. 16. He has a 3.05 goals-against average and a .910 save percentage even though he owns a mark of 7-3-3.
Feb 28 - 4:25 PM

Darcy Kuemper allowed just a single goal on 35 shots in Minnesota's 3-1 win over the Dallas Stars.

Kuemper kept the Stars off the board in the first two periods, but he was finally beaten by Cody Eakin early in the third frame. Kuemper doesn't play much, but he still managed to go 2-0-1 in his last three starts. He has a 7-3-3 record with a 3.05 goals-against-average and a .910 save percentage this season. His fantasy stock would increase significantly if starter Devan Dubnyk were to suffer an injury.
Feb 17 - 12:30 AM

Darcy Kuemper will face the Stars on Thursday.

Kuemper has had a tough season thus far. Through a dozen games he's 6-3-3 with a .904 save percentage and a 3.21 GAA. Which includes capturing three of four possible standings points against the Wild with seven goals against on 70 combined shots.
Feb 16 - 1:56 PM

Darcy Kuemper allowed four goals on 32 shots in Wednesday's 4-3 OT loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.

Kuemper allowed the first two goals of the game, but the Wild were able to battle back before the end of regulation. He has a 6-3-3 record with a 3.22 goals-against-average and a .904 save percentage. Kuemper doesn't have any fantasy value.
Feb 8 - 11:52 PM

Darcy Kuemper will start Wednesday's game against Chicago.

He tied a career-high with 41 saves in a 5-2 win over Edmonton on Jan. 31 during his last outing. Devan Dubnyk made 38 stops in a 4-2 victory versus Winnipeg on Tuesday, so he will get some rest. Kuemper has a 6-3-2 record this season with a 3.16 GAA and a .907 save percentage.
Feb 8 - 1:31 PM

Darcy Kuemper faced 43 shots and blocked all but two as the Wild beat the Oilers 5-2 Tuesday night.

In his 11th game of the season, Kuemper now has a record of 6-3-2. With a save percentage of .954 Tuesday, he has topped the .900 mark in more than half his starts, which makes him a hidden gem for fantasy owners each time he gets the call.
Feb 1 - 12:29 AM

Darcy Kuemper will be in the crease for the Wild Tuesday against Edmonton.

Minnesota will give Devan Dubnyk some rest after he participated in the All-Star weekend. He will probably start Wednesday's game versus Calgary. Kuemper has a 5-3-2 record this year with a 3.28 goals-against average and a .901 save percentage this campaign.
Jan 31 - 2:28 PM

Darcy Kuemper allowed three goals on 31 shots in a 4-2 loss to Nashville on Sunday.

Kuemper falls to 5-3-2 this season with a 3.28 goals against average and .901 save percentage. The 26-year-old will continue to see limited action with a healthy and terrific Devan Dubnyk manning the cage in Minnesota.
Jan 22 - 11:53 PM

Confirming an earlier note, Darcy Kuemper will indeed face the Predators on Sunday.

Going into Sunday's contest Kuemper sports a 5-2-2 record with a poor 3.30 GAA and .901 save percentage.
Jan 22 - 6:24 PM

Darcy Kuemper will likely get the start Sunday against the Predators.

Devan Dubnyk played Saturday in a 5-3 win over Anaheim and a Kuemper start would prevent him from playing three times in four nights. Going into Sunday's contest Kuemper sports a 5-2-2 record with a poor 3.30 GAA and .901 SP. We might pass on putting him into the lineup against a strong Predators' squad.
Jan 22 - 12:48 PM

Depth Charts

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PosRoleName
C1Eric Staal
2Mikko Koivu
3Martin Hanzal
4Erik Haula
LW1Zach Parise
2Mikael Granlund
3Jason Zucker
4Jordan Schroeder
5Ryan Carter
RW1Nino Niederreiter
2Jason Pominville
3Charlie Coyle
4Chris Stewart
5Ryan White
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Matt Dumba
4Jonas Brodin
5Marco Scandella
6Christian Folin
7Nate Prosser
8Victor Bartley
9Gustav Olofsson
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper