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Keith to give famous command at Chicagoland Speedway

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keith.jpgDuncan Keith will serve as Grand Marshal of the 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway on July 10.

"The Blackhawks captivated the entire city and country with their Stanley Cup-winning run and our fans will love to bring Blackhawk fever to the race," Craig Rust, president of Chicagoland Speedway/Route 66 Raceway, said in a statement. "We are honored to have him join us and help us get things going for the 400."

Keith won the Norris Trophy this year as the league's best defenseman. He is the only player to win a gold medal, the Stanley Cup and the Norris Trophy in the same year.

Keith will give the order of "Gentlemen, start your engines!"

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