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Darcy Kuemper

Born:May 5, 1990Draft:2009 Wild #161 Overall
Hometown:Saskatoon, SKPosition:Goaltender
Known For:Catches:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Washington Capitals

Darcy Kuemper (born May 5, 1990) is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender for the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the Minnesota Wild in the sixth round, 161st overall, of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

Darcy Kuemper Colorado Avalanche 2022 Stanley Cup
Darcy Kuemper of the Colorado Avalanche lifts the Stanley Cup after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game Six of the 2022 NHL Stanley Cup Final (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Darcy Kuemper Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded ToTraded For
Feb. 21, 2018Tobias Rieder
Scott Wedgewood
July 28, 20211st-Round Pick in 2022
(Reid Schaefer)
Conditional 3rd-Round pick in 2024
Connor Timmins

Deeper Dive


  • Stanley Cup Champion (2022)
  • Selected to the 2020 All-Star Game (did not play due to injury)
  • CHL Goaltender of the Year (2011)
  • WHL (East) First-Team All-Star (2011)
  • WHL Player of the Year (2011)
  • WHL Top Goaltender (2011)
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