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Duncan Keith | Defenseman

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (30) / 7/16/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 200
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Look for Duncan Keith to play Saturday night against Nashville.
He sat out Friday's game against Washington to rest up for the playoffs but looks as if he wants to dress tonight to warm up for the playoffs. Activate him immediately. Apr 12 - 12:45 PM

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Duncan Keith isn't taking part in the Chicago Blackhawks' pregame warmup Friday night.

It looks like Keith will be a healthy scratch as Chicago gets ready for the playoffs. He has six goals and 61 points in 79 games this season.
Apr 11 - 6:42 PM

Duncan Keith provided three helpers for the Blackhawks Friday night as they dealt the Blue Jackets a 4-3 loss on Friday night, snapping a personal four game pointless drought.

Keith stepped up big time, as the Hawks soldiered on without their two best offensive figures in Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. The 30 year old now has 60 points in 77 games, second amongst NHL defensemen and fourth on the Blackhawks. His final assist came on the game winner with four seconds left in the game.
Apr 4 - 10:19 PM

Duncan Keith has produced three goals and six assists in his last 11 outings.

Coach Joel Quenneville has eased up on the practices since the Sochi Games and it's worked out well for Keith, who won a gold medal with Canada. "He's been at a better level this year as far as both sides of the puck," the Chicago bench boss said of Keith's play this year. "Game in, game out, he does everything we look for." He has earned 57 points, which ranks him second among all blueliners in scoring, and a plus-24 rating in 72 games this campaign. He'll be a top contender for the Norris Trophy at the end of the year.
Mar 27 - 10:42 AM

Duncan Keith tallied a goal and an assist in Chicago's 4-2 win over Dallas on Tuesday night, keeping his hot streak alive.

Three of Keith's six goals this season have come within the past five games. He also registered his 51st assist of the season, bumping his point total to 57 through 72 games this season. Keith still has ways to go to beat his career high of 69 points set in 2009-10.
Mar 26 - 12:21 AM

Duncan Keith scored his fifth goal of the season in Wednesday's 4-0 shutout of the Blues.

Keith went 30 games without finding the back of the net, but has now scored in back to back contests to give him five on the year to go with 50 assists. Andrew Shaw, Marcus Kruger and Ben Smith also counted for Chicago in the win.
Mar 19 - 11:11 PM

Duncan Keith scored a goal for Chicago, but it wasn't enough as the Blackhawks lost to the Flyers by a score of 3-2 Tuesday.

The goal was just the fourth of the season for Keith, but he has also registered 50 assists on the year, making him one of the league's best offensive blueliners. Andrew Shaw was the other goal scorer for Chicago in the loss.
Mar 19 - 12:35 AM

Duncan Keith had two assists in Chicago's 4-1 win over Detroit on Sunday.

Keith has recorded at least a point in four of his last six games. He ranks second among defensemen with 53 points in 67 contests.
Source: CSN Chicago
Mar 17 - 8:48 AM

Duncan Keith now has two Stanley Cups and two Olympic gold medals.

"I'm proud to play with great teammates and great teams and I just want to keep going," Keith said. "These are all nice and this is what we play for, we play for championships and Stanley Cups and gold medals. I definitely feel that we've got a lot of opportunity to win more." He posted one assist and a plus-6 rating while playing for Canada at the 2014 Winter Games. Keith was paired with Nashville's Shea Weber on the team's defense tandem during the tournament. He is enjoying an excellent season with Chicago as well, where he has amassed 48 points in 59 games.
Feb 24 - 11:21 AM

Star defenseman Duncan Keith returned to the Blackhawks' lineup Sunday night after missing a game with the flu, but he wasn't particularly impressive in Chicago's 3-1 loss to the visiting Winnipeg Jets.

Keith was a minus-2 on the night. He also one giveaway, three shots on net and a hit.
Jan 26 - 9:51 PM

Make sure to put Duncan Keith in your lineup for Sunday, as he's back from his flu/illness for the Chicago Blackhawks against the Winnipeg Jets.

Keith has been electric in 2013-14, scoring 46 points in 52 games played. That's his second-best career output with plenty of season left. This is a standout season almost on par with his Norris campaign in 2009-10.
Jan 26 - 6:28 PM

Chicago coach Joel Quenneville expects Duncan Keith (illness) to play Sunday against Winnipeg.

He didn't practice Saturday morning, but Quenneville said Keith was feeling better from an illness that kept him out of the lineup on Thursday night. Get ready to get him back in your lineup.
Jan 25 - 2:05 PM

Duncan Keith missed his first game of the season on Thursday because he was feeling ill.

He didn't participate in the team's pregame warmup and was made a late scratch. Keith is second among NHL blueliners in scoring with 46 points in 52 games this campaign. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Jan 24 - 8:08 AM

Duncan Keith has racked up 17 points in his last 13 games.

He leads all NHL defensemen with 42 points in 45 matches and he sits third in the league with 39 assists entering Monday night's action. Keith has drawn plenty of praise for his work at both ends of the ice this year. "He's defended better. His gap has been better," coach Joel Quenneville said. "Offensively, his play selection or his puck patience, he's added another level or element to it. Consistency is the best way to measure a defenseman, and that's what we're seeing." He's a lock to be on Team Canada's roster for the Winter Olympics, which gets announced Tuesday morning, and he's a mid-season frontrunner for the Norris Trophy as well.
Jan 6 - 11:19 AM

Duncan Keith has amassed seven assists in his last four games.

Heading into Tuesday night's action, he is tied with Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby for the second-most assists in the league with 36. The two of them trail league leader Joe Thornton by two helpers. Keith also took over top spot among all defensemen in scoring when he earned an assist against Los Angeles on Monday night.
Tue, Dec 31, 2013 08:42:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Jonathan Toews
2Andrew Shaw
3Michal Handzus
4Marcus Kruger
5Joakim Nordstrom
6Peter Regin
LW1Patrick Sharp
2Brandon Saad
3Bryan Bickell
4Brandon Bollig
RW1Patrick Kane
2Marian Hossa
3Kris Versteeg
4Ben Smith
5Jeremy Morin
D1Duncan Keith
2Brent Seabrook
3Niklas Hjalmarsson
4Nick Leddy
5Johnny Oduya
6Michal Rozsival
7Sheldon Brookbank
8David Rundblad
G1Corey Crawford
2Nikolai Khabibulin
3Antti Raanta
4Mac Carruth