October 15th, 2011, 03:10 PM
Kuemper gives Reign four goalies, two NHL prospects.
The Reign announced the addition of their fourth goaltender, and their second NHL-contracted player this season, Minnesota Wild prospect Darcy Kuemper. Kuemper, 21, led all Western Hockey League goaltenders in wins (45), goals-against average (.933), save percentage (.933), and shutouts...
October 15th, 2011, 06:09 PM
Kuemper to Guard Reign's Net
Ontario Brings in WHL Goaltender of the Year
ONTARIO, Calif.- Ontario Reign, proud affiliate of the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings, announced the addition of rookie goaltender Darcy Kuemper.
Kuemper, 21, joins the Reign from spending the majority of his last three seasons with the WHL’s Red Deer Rebels. He made four game appearances in the 2009-10 season with the AHL’s Houston Aeros.
Last season Kuemper led all WHL goaltenders in wins, goals-against average (his being 0.933), save percentage, and shutouts. The 6-foot-4 goalie recorded 13 shutouts, tying the WHL record. At the CHL's 2010-11 Awards Banquet, Kuemper took home the PertPLUS Goaltender of the Year Award.
In the 2009 NHL Draft the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan native was selected by the Minnesota Wild in the sixth round, number 161 overall.
Come out tonight, Saturday, October 15 and meet the cast members from the movie Slap Shot, including the Hanson Brothers, game time is 6:00 p.m. Also, in attendance Saturday night the Reign will be recognizing the Little League World Champions from Oceanview in Huntington Beach! The Reign will return on home ice on Friday, October 28 for Boy Scout Night and be sure to bring a new toy ($10 value) to donate to the Children's Fund and receive a ticket voucher for a future Reign game with each donation.
Call us today to secure the best seats in the arena, as you won’t want to miss a minute of the action! Call (909) 941-PUCK (7825) or visit us on the web at Ontario Reign.