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Marian Hossa out for Game 3 vs. Bruins

The Bruins caught a major break heading into Game 3 of the Stanley Cup [1] finals, as the Blackhawks have scratched Marian Hossa for the game. Ben Smith is in the lineup in his place.

Hossa was listed with the scratches when the game’s rosters were released prior to the game. According to Elliotte Friedman of Hockey Night in Canada, Hossa was  hurt during warmups.

Hossa is tied for fourth among all skaters with seven goals this postseason. He is tied with Jonathan Toews for the Blackhawks team lead with 15 points.