Description: Wild rookie goaltender Darcy Kuemper will draw the start Friday against the Ducks.
Insight: Kuemper is 1-1 with a 2.02 GAA and .934 SV% in his first two NHL starts. He has been serving as Niklas Backstrom's backup while Josh Harding deals with complications from multiple sclerosis.
2/12/2013 4:39:00 PM
Description: Goaltender Darcy Kuemper has been recalled by the Wild and is expected to make his NHL debut Tuesday against the Canucks. SOURCE: Michael Russo, Star Tribune.
Insight: Regular backup Josh Harding hasn't been feeling well as he tries out different medications for his multiple sclerosis. The 22-year-old Kuemper was named the WHL Goaltender and Player of the Year in 2010-11 after putting together a 45-12-15 record with a 1.86 GAA and .933 SV%.