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Minnesota Wild
Position
G
 
Jersey
35
Name  Darcy Kuemper
Born  5/5/1990
Height  6-5
Weight  205
Shoots  L
12/23/2014 10:19:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper did not do well on short notice Tuesday.
Insight: Niklas Backstrom was supposed to start but was a late scratch, giving Kuemper the start. He allowed four goals on 29 shots in, 5-2, loss.
 
12/23/2014 7:31:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper will start in goal against the Flyers on Tuesday.
Insight: Niklas Backstrom was a late scratch due to an illness. Kuemper has not played well lately at home, so this is a great chance for him.
 
12/3/2014 9:50:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper nearly recorded a shutout on Wednesday against the Canadiens.
Insight: Kuemper allowed his one and only goal with under a minute left in the third period. He stopped the other 18 shots he faced as Minnesota won, 2-1. Kuemper is 11-7-0 this season.
 
11/29/2014 10:07:00 AM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper allowed four goals on 45 shots, but earned the win in overtime Friday versus Dallas.
Insight: After losing his previous two starts, Kuemper is now 10-7-0 with a 2.37 GAA and .911 save percentage.
 
11/26/2014 10:37:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper allowed four goals in the first period, then was yanked in a loss to the Kings.
Insight: He stopped only 6-of-10 shots, before Niklas Backstrom took over in the second period. Backstrom did stop all 12 shots he faced, but it was too late.
 
11/20/2014 10:51:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper made 37 saves in a, 3-2, victory over the Flyers on Thursday.
Insight: The victory is Kuemper's ninth of the season as he moves to 9-5-0. Kuemper posted a .949 save percentage in the win.
 
11/15/2014 4:44:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper played well in Saturday's victory against the Stars.
Insight: He stopped 27-of-28 shots on goal for a .964 save percentage., and raised his overall record to 7-5-0.
 
11/1/2014 11:07:00 AM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper faced just 20 shots and allowed just one goal on Saturday.
Insight: That's good for a .950 save percentage. Kuemper has been very stellar this season. He is 6-2-0 with a 1.62 GAA and .903 save percentage.
 
10/27/2014 9:39:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper had a rough third period in Monday's loss to the Rangers.
Insight: Kuemper had a shutout through two periods, but ended up giving up five goals in the third. He ended up saving only 15 shots, and suffered his second loss of the season. He is now 4-2-0.
 
10/25/2014 10:38:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper earned another win Saturday against the Lightning.
Insight: After posting shutouts in two of his previous three starts, Kuemper let up two goals on 19 shots. He is now 4-1-0, and is stating his case for the startiong goalie job in Minnesota.
 
10/23/2014 10:47:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper shutout the Coyotes on Thursday.
Insight: Kuemper stopped all 26 shots he faced against Arizona. Minnesota won, 2-0. The shutout was Kuemper's third of the season in four starts.
 
10/18/2014 9:23:00 AM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper took his first loss of the season Friday against the Ducks.
Insight: He had two shutouts in his first two starts of the season, but could not keep that trend going on Friday. Kuemper stopped 24-of-26 shots, and is now 2-1-0 with a 0.67 goals against average and a .972 save percentage. Owners scoop him up, if Kuemper is still available.
 
Hot10/17/2014 3:15:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper will get a third straight start in tonight's contest with Anaheim.
Insight: No big surprise considering the 24-year-old is 2-0 with two shutouts to start the season. he be tested tonight by the high-scoring Ducks (16 goals in four games).
 
10/7/2014 11:35:00 AM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper appears to be the team's top goaltender, but Wild coach Mike Yeo has not made that announcement and may not for a while.
Insight: Kuemper veteran Niklas Backstrom are the choices with Josh Harding sidelined by injury. The lack of a clear-cut decision does make it tougher on fantasy owners.
 
4/21/2014 10:37:00 PM
Description: Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper recorded his first career postseason shutout Monday against the Avalanche.
Insight: Kuemper made 22 saves in the Game 3 victory. Prior to Monday, Kuemper had been winless in his last six appearances.
 
4/7/2014 11:55:00 AM
Description: Minnesota goalie Darcy Kuemper is feeling better, but not ready to return to the lineup while dealing with an upper-body injury, according to the Star Tribune report.
Insight: Ilya Bryzgalov is 7-0-5 record with a 1.83 goals-against average and .931 save percentage since late January so there is no reason to rush Kuemper back before he is 100 percent.
 
3/31/2014 11:01:00 PM
Description: Minnesota goalie Darcy Kuemper left Monday's practice with an upper-body injury, according to the Star Tribune.
Insight: Kuemper has rescued Minnesota after it lost Josh Harding and Niklas Backstrom, going 12-8-4 with a 2.43 GAA and a .915 SV%. GM Chuck Fletcher said Kuemper will "hopefully (miss) just a few days, but it's hard to know fo sure." Ilya Bryzgalov will take over in net.
 
Hot1/17/2014 7:50:00 PM
Description: Minnesota goalie Darcy Kuemper will start again Saturday, according to the Star Tribune.
Insight: Kuemper was recalled to back up Niklas Backstrom when Josh Harding went on the injured reserve list due to an illness, but he has replaced Backstrom as the fill-in starter. The 23-year-old has gone 3-1-0 over his last four starts while allowing just four goals in that span.
 
1/12/2014 10:36:00 PM
Description: Minnesota goalie Darcy Kuemper earned his first career shutout Sunday against Nashville.
Insight: Kuemper stopped 23 shots in the victory. Lately he's been splitting time in net with Niklas Backstrom. Josh Harding was the team's primary goaltender earlier in the year but he's been out with an illness recently.
 
1/7/2014 6:10:00 PM
Description: Wild goaltender Darcy Kuemper will start Tuesday at Los Angeles.
Insight: Josh Harding is on injured reserve with an illness and Niklas Backstrom is dealing with abdominal stiffness. Kuemper allowed six goals on just 16 shots in his two games this season.
 

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