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Duncan Keith wins NHL's defenseman award

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LAS VEGAS (AP) -Duncan Keith of the Chicago Blackhawks has won the Norris Trophy, given to the NHL's top defenseman.

Keith beat Los Angeles' Drew Doughty and Washington's Mike Green for the award Wednesday at the NHL Awards ceremony in Las Vegas.

Keith was second among defenders with a career-high 69 points. He also set career highs with 14 goals, 55 assists. He was second to Green among defensemen in points and assists.

Green had 76 points and led defensemen in goals and points a second straight season.

Doughty, 20, was trying become the second-youngest winner of the award behind Bobby Orr.

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