The Bruins caught a major break heading into Game 3 of the Stanley Cup  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 appeared to hurt himself taking a shot in warmup.
‘ Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) June 18, 2013 
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.