Darcy Kuemper

Age 31 May 5, 1990
Saskatoon CAN
Goaltender shoots left
6'5" 196 cm
215 lbs 98 kg
ELC Signing Age 21
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2017
Agent Ben Hankinson
Draft Year 2009
Drafted Overall 161
Draft Round 6
Draft Team Minnesota Wild

Transaction History
Jul 28, 2021 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The Colorado Avalanche acquired Darcy Kuemper from the Arizona Coyotes for 2022 First Round Pick, 2024 conditional third round pick, and Conor Timmins
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May 7, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper turned aside 26 of 28 shots in Friday's 5-2 win over the Sharks.
May 7, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will guard the road goal during Friday's matchup with the Sharks, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 3, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper allowed three goals on 26 shots in Monday's 3-2 loss to the Kings.
May 3, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will patrol the home crease Monday against the Kings, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 1, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper gave up three goals on 34 shots in Saturday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Golden Knights.
May 1, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will guard the home cage during Saturday's matchup with the Golden Knights, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 28, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper allowed three goals on 30 shots in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Sharks. The fourth goal was an empty-netter.
Apr 28, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will defend the blue paint during Wednesday's road game versus the Sharks, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 26, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper surrendered four goals on 11 shots in Monday's 6-4 loss to the Sharks.
Apr 26, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will make his fifth consecutive start Monday in San Jose, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 24, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper posted a 26-save shutout in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Kings.
Apr 24, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will guard the road net in Saturday's game versus the Kings, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 21, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper stopped 19 of 22 shots Wednesday in a 4-1 loss to Minnesota.
Apr 21, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will start between the pipes in Wednesday's home matchup with Minnesota, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 19, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper gave up four goals on 23 shots in Monday's 5-2 loss to the Wild. The fifth goal was an empty-netter.
Apr 19, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will man the home crease Monday against Minnesota, Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 17, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper made 20 saves in a 3-2 victory over the Blues on Saturday.
Apr 17, 2021 Activated Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) will start in Saturday's home game versus the Blues after being activated off injured reserve.
Apr 17, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) will take warmups ahead of Saturday's home game versus the Blues, and he'll get the starting nod if he feels good, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 14, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) has suffered a setback in his recovery and won't be available for Arizona's next two games at a minimum, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Apr 4, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | According to coach Rick Tocchet, Kuemper (lower body) is progressing well in his recovery, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Mar 10, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper is considered week-to-week with his lower-body injury.
Mar 9, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday.
Mar 9, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Head coach Rick Tocchet said Tuesday that Kuemper (lower body) will return to Arizona to be evaluated, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Mar 8, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper left Monday's game against the Avalanche with a lower-body issue, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Mar 8, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Antti Raanta | Raanta stopped all 16 shots he faced in relief of Darcy Kuemper (undisclosed) during Monday's 3-2 victory over Colorado.
Mar 8, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (undisclosed) left Monday's game against Colorado with a medical trainer, Alexander Kinkopf of the Coyotes' official website reports.
Mar 8, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will guard the road goal in Monday's game versus the Avalanche.
Mar 6, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper made 32 saves in a 5-2 win over Minnesota on Saturday.
Mar 6, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will guard the home net in Saturday's game versus the Wild, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Mar 5, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) will serve as Antti Raanta's backup for Friday's home game against Minnesota.
Mar 2, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game versus the Kings, Alexander Kinkopf of the Coyotes' official website reports.
Mar 1, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Head coach Rick Tocchet said that Kuemper (lower body) was a limited participant in Monday's practice, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Feb 27, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) will not suit up for Saturday's game versus the Avalanche.
Feb 26, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) won't be in the lineup for Friday's game against the Avalanche, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Feb 26, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper is still battling the lower-body injury he suffered Wednesday against Anaheim, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Feb 24, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Head coach Rick Tocchet said Kuemper (lower body) is fine after the goalie left Wednesday's game versus the Ducks early, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Feb 24, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper (lower body) left Wednesday's game versus the Ducks with an apparent injury, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Feb 24, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will get the nod for Wednesday's rematch with the Ducks, Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Feb 22, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper allowed three goals on 28 shots in a 4-3 win over the Ducks.
Feb 22, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will patrol the blue paint in Monday's home contest against the Ducks.
Feb 20, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper made 19 saves in a 4-2 loss to the Kings on Saturday.
Feb 20, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will defend the home net in Saturday's game versus the Kings.
Feb 18, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper surrendered two goals on 29 shots in a 3-2 shootout loss to the Kings.
Feb 18, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will start between the pipes in Thursday's home game versus LA, Alexander Kinkopf of the Coyotes' official website reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper stopped all 24 shots he faced in Monday's 1-0 win over the Blues.
Feb 15, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will defend the home net in Monday's game versus the Blues, Alexander Kinkopf of the Coyotes' official website reports.
Feb 12, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper gave up two goals on 25 shots in Friday's 4-1 loss to the Blues. The last two tallies were empty-netters.
Feb 12, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will defend the home net in Friday's game versus the Blues.
Feb 8, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper made 40 saves on 43 shots in Monday's 4-3 shootout win over the Blues.
Feb 8, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will start in Monday's road game against the Blues.
Feb 6, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper made 24 saves in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Blues.
Feb 6, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will be between the road pipes in Saturday's game versus the Blues, Aaron Vickers of (NHL).com reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper and the Coyotes' games versus the Wild on Feb. 6 and 7 and versus the Avalanche on Feb. 9 and 11 have been postponed. In place of those games, the Coyotes will play twice in St. Louis on Feb. 6 and 8.
Feb 2, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper yielded four goals on 32 shots in Tuesday's 4-3 loss to St. Louis.
Feb 2, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will get the starting nod on the road against the Blues on Tuesday, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Jan 28, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper yielded two goals on 16 shots in a 3-2 win over the Ducks on Thursday.
Jan 28, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will be between the pipes for Thursday's home clash with Anaheim, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Jan 26, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will be between the pipes at home versus Anaheim on Tuesday, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Jan 24, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper made 26 saves in a 1-0 loss to the Golden Knights on Sunday.
Jan 24, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will defend the home net in Sunday's game against the Golden Knights, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Jan 22, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper saved 29 of 31 shots in Friday's 5-2 win over the Golden Knights.
Jan 22, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will defend the blue paint during Friday's home game versus Vegas, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Jan 20, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper gave up five goals on 29 shots in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 20, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Adin Hill | Hill will back up Darcy Kuemper in Wednesday's game versus the Golden Knights, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Jan 20, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will start Wednesday's game against the Golden Knights, Craig Morgan of (NHL) Network reports.
Jan 18, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper allowed three goals on 27 shots in a 4-2 loss to the Golden Knights on Monday. The fourth goal was an empty-netter.
Jan 18, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will man the crease Monday in Vegas, Craig Morgan of (NHL) Network reports.
Jan 14, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper stopped 32 of 35 shots in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Sharks on Thursday.
Jan 14, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Darcy Kuemper | Kuemper will tend the home twine for Thursday's game against the Sharks.
Feb 23, 2020 Recalled Arizona Coyotes | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Tucson (AHL).
Feb 23, 2020 Activated Arizona Coyotes | activated G Darcy Kuemper from injured reserve.
Feb 22, 2020 Assigned Arizona Coyotes | loaned G Darcy Kuemper to Tucson (AHL) on a conditioning assignment.
Jan 19, 2020 Activated Arizona Coyotes | activated G Darcy Kuemper from injured reserve.
Oct 2, 2019 Arizona Coyotes | signed G Darcy Kuemper to a two-year, $9 million contract extension.
Dec 11, 2018 Activated Arizona Coyotes | activated G Darcy Kuemper from injured reserve.
Feb 21, 2018 Arizona Coyotes | signed G Darcy Kuemper to a two-year, $3.7 million contract extension.
Feb 21, 2018 Trade Arizona Coyotes | acquired G Darcy Kuemper from the Los Angeles Kings for RW Tobias Rieder and G Scott Wedgewood.
Jul 5, 2016 Minnesota Wild | re-signed G Darcy Kuemper to a one-year, $1.55 million contract.
Feb 8, 2015 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Iowa (AHL).
Jan 26, 2015 Assigned Minnesota Wild | loaned G Darcy Kuemper to Iowa (AHL) on a conditioning assignment.
Jan 8, 2015 Injured Minnesota Wild | placed G Darcy Kuemper on IR.
Jan 2, 2014 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Iowa (AHL).
Nov 27, 2013 Assigned Minnesota Wild | assigned G Darcy Kuemper to Iowa (AHL).
Nov 23, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Iowa (AHL) on an emergency basis.
Nov 18, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Iowa (AHL).
Oct 17, 2013 Assigned Minnesota Wild | assigned G Darcy Kuemper to Iowa (AHL).
Oct 14, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Iowa (AHL).
Oct 13, 2013 Assigned Minnesota Wild | assigned G Darcy Kuemper to Iowa (AHL).
Oct 10, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Iowa (AHL).
Sep 24, 2013 Assigned Minnesota Wild | assigned G Darcy Kuemper to Iowa (AHL).
May 1, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Houston (AHL).
Apr 22, 2013 Assigned Minnesota Wild | assigned G Darcy Kuemper to Houston (AHL).
Mar 25, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Houston (AHL).
Mar 24, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Houston (AHL).
Mar 13, 2013 Assigned Minnesota Wild | assigned G Darcy Kuemper to Houston (AHL).
Mar 8, 2013 Injured Minnesota Wild | placed G Darcy Kuemper on IR.
Feb 12, 2013 Recalled Minnesota Wild | recalled G Darcy Kuemper from Houston (AHL).
Sep 15, 2012 Assigned Minnesota Wild | assigned G Darcy Kuemper to Houston (AHL).
May 26, 2011 Minnesota Wild | (Darcy Kuemper) signed to a three-year contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Darcy Kuemper
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
Arizona Coyotes 27 2.56 0.907 0 -3.17 -0.12
Darcy Kuemper Stats by Elite Prospects Darcy Kuemper Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2004-2005 Saskatoon Bandits U15 AA SAAHL U15 12 2.91 0.912 0
2005-2006 Saskatoon Contacts U18 AAA SMAAAHL 20 2.32 0.919 0 Playoffs 2 9.35 0.778 0
2006-2007 Saskatoon Contacts U18 AAA SMAAAHL 25 3.51 0.900 0 Playoffs 4 5.7 0.877 0
2007-2008 Saskatoon Blazers U18 AAA SMAAAHL 26 2.36 0.928 0 Playoffs 13 2.61 0.928 0
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Red Deer Rebels WHL 55 2.96 0.898 0
2009-2010 Red Deer Rebels WHL 61 2.73 0.908 0 Playoffs 2 5.86 0.806 0
2009-2010 Houston Aeros AHL 4 2.41 0.886 0
2010-2011 Red Deer Rebels WHL 62 1.86 0.933 0 Playoffs 7 2.83 0.896 0
2011-2012 Houston Aeros AHL 19 2.36 0.923 0
2011-2012 Ontario Reign ECHL 8 1.74 0.941 0
2012-2013 Houston Aeros AHL 21 1.88 0.934 0 Playoffs 2 1.51 0.957 0
2012-2013 Orlando Solar Bears ECHL 3 2.61 0.929 0
2012-2013 Minnesota Wild NHL 6 2.08 0.916 0 Playoffs 2 3.27 0.879 0
2013-2014 Iowa Wild AHL 17 2.47 0.929 0
2013-2014 Minnesota Wild NHL 26 2.43 0.915 0 -1.34 -0.05 Playoffs 6 2.03 0.913 0
2014-2015 Minnesota Wild NHL 31 2.6 0.905 0 -12.92 -0.42 Playoffs 1 0 1.000 0
2014-2015 Iowa Wild AHL 5 3.22 0.891 0
2015-2016 Minnesota Wild NHL 21 2.43 0.915 0 2.07 0.10
2016-2017 Minnesota Wild NHL 18 3.13 0.902 0 -11.01 -0.61
2017-2018 Los Angeles Kings NHL 19 2.1 0.932 0
2017-2018 Arizona Coyotes NHL 10 3.22 0.899 0 9.19 0.32
2017-2018 Canada WC 7 2.48 0.867 0
2018-2019 Arizona Coyotes NHL 55 2.33 0.925 0 10.06 0.18
2019-2020 Arizona Coyotes NHL 29 2.22 0.928 0 11.21 0.39 Playoffs 9 3.47 0.913 0
2019-2020 Tucson Roadrunners AHL 1 2.05 0.929 0
2020-2021 Arizona Coyotes NHL 27 2.56 0.907 0 -3.17 -0.12
2020-2021 Canada WC 8 2.17 0.916 0
Darcy Kuemper Stats by Elite Prospects | Darcy Kuemper Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date October 2, 2019
Signing Status UFA
Agent Ben Hankinson
Standard Contract | 2 Years $9,000,000 5.52% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $4,500,000 $4,500,000
UFA
AAV $4,500,000 $4,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $3,500,000 $5,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $3,500,000 $5,500,000
Minors Salary $3,500,000 $5,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out
* Retained 22.2222% of contract was retained by Arizona Coyotes in trade to Colorado Avalanche

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date February 21, 2018
Signing Status UFA
Agent Ben Hankinson
Standard Contract | 2 Years $3,700,000 2.33% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $1,850,000 $1,850,000
UFA
AAV $1,850,000 $1,850,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,600,000 $2,100,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,600,000 $2,100,000
Minors Salary $1,600,000 $2,100,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 1, 2017
Signing Status UFA
Agent Jeff Helperl
Standard Contract | 1 Years $650,000 0.87% of cap space
2017-2018
Cap Hit $650,000
UFA
AAV $650,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $650,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $650,000
Minors Salary $650,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 5, 2016
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 1 Years $1,550,000 2.12% of cap space
2016-2017
Cap Hit $1,550,000
UFA
AAV $1,550,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $1,550,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $1,550,000
Minors Salary $1,550,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date September 20, 2014
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,500,000 1.81% of cap space
2014-2015 2015-2016
Cap Hit $1,250,000 $1,250,000
RFA
AAV $1,250,000 $1,250,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $1,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,000,000 $1,500,000
Minors Salary $1,000,000 $1,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date May 26, 2011
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,700,000 1.21% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Cap Hit $776,667 $776,667 $776,667
RFA
AAV $900,000 $900,000 $900,000
Performance Bonuses $210,000 $160,000 $0
Base Salary $600,000 $650,000 $810,000
Signing Bonuses $90,000 $90,000 $90,000
Total Salary $690,000 $740,000 $900,000
Minors Salary $67,500 $67,500 $67,500
Clauses
UFA Year