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Darcy Kuemper

Darcy Kuemper  #35

NUMBER: 35 BIRTHDATE: May 5, 1990  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Saskatoon, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 205 DRAFTED: MIN / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 6th   (161st overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS *Set career highs in games played, minutes, wins and shutouts *Stopped all 26 shots faced vs. ARI (10/23). Second goalie since 1943-44 to record three shutouts in first four appearances of season (Leclaire-CBJ, 2007-08) *Recorded a career high and franchise record shutout streak of 163:46 from start of the season *Named NHL's Second Star of Week (10/13) *Made 30 saves to earn second straight shutout at COL (10/11). Youngest goalie in NHL history to post shutouts in team s first two games *Stopped all 16 shots faced vs. COL (10/9) - youngest goalie to start a home opener for Minnesota PERSONAL *Listens to country music and lists Eric Church as his favorite singer *Likes to watch football, play golf and cheer for Toronto Blue Jays *Enjoys chocolate milk *During the Wild s inaugural season in 2000-01: Was in fifth grade playing goalie for the first time
WHL East Second All-Star Team (2010) WHL East First All-Star Team (2011) Canadian Major Junior Goaltender of the Year (2011)
Quote of the Day

He plays the way that we want to play and he's a leader on the ice. It's those components we feel were the dynamic of what we wanted in our captain.

— Devils coach John Hynes on defenseman Andy Greene, who was named captain Thursday
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