Kuemper was called up from Houston of the American Hockey League, where he was 10-6-0 with a 1.79 goals-against average and a .938 save percentage. He was second in the AHL in goals-against and save percentage, and tied for fourth with four shutouts. Scandella was sent to Houston after being a healthy scratch the past two games for the Wild.
Scandella, 22, had one goal in six games for Minnesota this season after being recalled Jan. 27.
Kuemper, 22, was a sixth-round pick by Minnesota in the 2009 entry draft.