Minnesota goalie Darcy Kuemper, who until Monday night had allowed four goals in five starts, gave up five third-period goals in the Rangers' 5-4 victory over the Wild.
Darcy Kuemper has been fantastic in goal for the Minnesota Wild this season.
Darcy Kuemper continued his winning ways as the Wild took down the Lightning 7-2 on Saturday night.
It should come as no surprise that Darcy Kuemper will start in goal Saturday night against the Lightning.
Darcy Kuemper is the second netminder since 1943-44 to earn three shutouts in his first four games.
Darcy Kuemper stopped all 26 shots he faced on Thursday night en route to his third shutout of the young season in a 2-0 win over Arizona.
Darcy Kuemper set Minnesota's franchise record for longest shutout streak to begin a season with 163:46, beating Niklas Backstrom's 157:44 set in 2011.
Darcy Kuemper got the second star of the week.
Darcy Kuemper became the youngest goalie in NHL history to post back-to-back shutouts to open a season.
Darcy Kuemper notched another shutout, this one on 30 saves, in the Wild’s 3-0 win over the Avalanche on Saturday night.
Darcy Kuemper will play between the pipes on Saturday against Colorado.
Darcy Kuemper coasted to a 16 save shutout on Thursday night as Minnesota rolled over Colorado 5-0 in the opener for both teams.
Darcy Kuemper will play between the pipes in Minnesota's season opener.
It makes sense for the Wild to give Darcy Kuemper the starting job for the start of the year.