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Duncan Keith | Defenseman

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (31) / 7/16/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 192
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Duncan Keith tallied a pair of assists in Chicago's 5-4 overtime win against Dallas on Sunday.
Keith also added two shots in 22:26 of ice time. He has earned seven helpers over a four-game point streak. Keith has 26 points and a plus-12 rating in 38 games. Jan 5 - 10:14 AM

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Duncan Keith dished out three assists in Chicago's 5-4 come from behind shootout win over Nashville on Monday.

The Hawks fell behind 3-0 in the first period but recovered thanks in large part to the excellent puck moving of Keith in the second and third periods. Bryan Bickell, Brad Richards, Andrew Shaw and Marian Hossa scored the goals for the Hawks who poured 42 shots on Nashville's goalie Pekka Rinne. It was a signature win and showed how deep the Hawks are with secondary scoring.
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 12:43:00 AM

Duncan Keith will be back in the Chicago lineup Saturday night against the Blue Jackets.

He missed Tuesday's game with an illness and there was some concern it was the mumps, but that was not the case. Make sure you activte Keith immediately.
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 12:25:00 PM

Duncan Keith doesn't have the mumps.

The Blackhawks didn't think Keith had the mumps, but at this point any time a player gets sick, NHL teams have to act with caution. Keith will be available for Saturday's game.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 01:16:00 PM

Coach Joel Quenneville said that it's "unlikely" that Duncan Keith is suffering from a case of the mumps.

He missed Tuesday's game against Minnesota because of an illness. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 12:27:00 PM

Duncan Keith will miss Tuesday's game against Minnesota due to an illness.

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville isn't sure what Keith is sick with and he consequently couldn't rule out the possibility that it's the mumps. About 15 NHL players have been hit by the disease. With Keith sidelined, David Rundblad will probably draw into the lineup.
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 01:01:00 PM

Duncan Keith netted his sixth goal of the season in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout victory over the Devils.

Keith is having a typical season by his standards, which is to say he's been excellent. With 18 points in 28 games he's well on his way to surpassing 50 with a gaudy plus/minus rating. Just another day at the office for the perennial Norris Trophy candidate. Bryan Bickell also scored for Chicago in the win.
Tue, Dec 9, 2014 09:52:00 PM

Duncan Keith skipped Friday's practice, but it was more of a maintenance day off.

He should be in the lineup Saturday night against the Oilers. Keep Keith active for now.
Source: CSN Chicago
Sat, Nov 22, 2014 12:31:00 PM

Duncan Keith generated a goal and an assist in Sunday's 6-2 win over Dallas.

He posted four shots on goal in the match and logged 25:31 of ice time despite Chicago playing short a defenseman for most of the night. The Hawks lost Trevor van Riemsdyk to an injury early in the game. Keith topped 30 minutes last Tuesday and he played 27:35 on Friday versus Detroit. He has 11 points in 18 outings.
Mon, Nov 17, 2014 09:31:00 AM

Duncan Keith scored a goal in Chicago's 3-2 loss to Washington on Friday night.

Keith's power play goal gave Chicago a 2-0 lead in the game, but they were unable to hold on for the win. The 31-year-old has been a minus- player in three of the Hawks' last four games, but he's still in the upper-echelon of defensemen in the NHL. Keith now has three goals and eight points in 14 games this season. He averages over 25:00 of ice time per game.
Fri, Nov 7, 2014 11:35:00 PM

Duncan Keith tallied a goal and an assist in Chicago's 3-2 shootout win over Dallas on Thursday to begin the 2014-15 season.

The Blackhawks were outplayed in the first and second periods by the speedy Stars, but Keith gave Chicago a 1-0 lead after one frame and he added a power-play assist on Patrick Sharp's tying marker in the third.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 11:36:00 AM

Duncan Keith was awarded his second career James Norris Trophy Tuesday as the NHL's top defenseman.

The Chicago blueliner experienced a fantastic season in 2013-14 and beat out Boston's Zdeno Chara and Nashville's Shea Weber for the honor. Minnesota's Ryan Suter and the Blues' Alex Pietrangelo rounded out the top five vote-getters for the award.
Tue, Jun 24, 2014 08:45:00 PM

Duncan Keith is regarded as the favorite to win the Norris Trophy as the NHL's top defenseman.

He is listed as 10/11 favorite to take Norris honors according to oddsmakers. Zdeno Chara is listed as 8/5, while Shea Weber is listed as 4/1. The Trophy will be awarded next week in Las Vegas.
Sat, Jun 21, 2014 11:18:00 AM

Chicago struggled defensively against Los Angeles in the Western Conference Final.

The Kings ended up winning the series in Game 7 after Chicago conceded the lead three times. Their worst collapse though came in Game 2 when the Blackhawks had a 2-0 lead late in the second period and Los Angeles responded with six unanswered goals. "Obviously we gave up a lot of leads this series, especially," Duncan Keith said. "You go back to Game 2, we had the lead going into the third. I don't know. We played hard, but it just seemed like obviously you've got to give L.A. a lot of credit. They were resilient and never gave up. In Game 7, overtime, anything can happen."
Source: CSN Chicago
Tue, Jun 3, 2014 09:26:00 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks are understandably upbeat after closing the 3-1 series deficit against the Los Angeles Kings.

"We're excited but nothing's done yet. We understand that," Duncan Keith said . "We've given ourselves the opportunity to play in that Game 7, to have a chance to move on, and I think that’s what we're excited about." Game 7 will be played Sunday night. If Chicago wins, this will be the second straight campaign they will have overcome a 3-1 series deficit. They were in that position against the Detroit Red Wings in the second round of the 2013 playoffs.
Source: CSN Chicago
Sun, Jun 1, 2014 09:47:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Jonathan Toews
2Brad Richards
3Andrew Shaw
4Marcus Kruger
5Joakim Nordstrom
6Teuvo Teravainen
LW1Patrick Sharp
2Brandon Saad
3Bryan Bickell
4Daniel Carcillo
RW1Patrick Kane
2Marian Hossa
3Kris Versteeg
4Ben Smith
D1Duncan Keith
2Brent Seabrook
3Niklas Hjalmarsson
4Johnny Oduya
5Michal Rozsival
6David Rundblad
7Tim Erixon
8Trevor van Riemsdyk
G1Corey Crawford
2Antti Raanta