troubleshooting Question

SQL query returning null

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Microsoft SQL ServerMicrosoft SQL Server 2005Microsoft SQL Server 2008SQL
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Hi experts,

This query should return 'No value' but it returns nothing. Anyone know why? Thanks.

SELECT colA=case when updt is null then 'No value' else updt end 
FROM         (SELECT  top 1 updt
                        FROM  dsr_journal
                        where status = 'Team Ended'
                        and updt = '8/6/2011'
                        ORDER BY updt DESC) a
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