Mike Smith starts Game 3

Updated: April 18, 2012, 12:41 AM ET

CHICAGO -- Coyotes goalie Mike Smith started Game 3 of Phoenix's opening-round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks.

Smith didn't practice on Monday, but was on the ice for the morning skate on Tuesday. Coyotes coach Dave Tippett had said he would be a game-time decision.

Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw collided with Smith in Game 2 and was given a five-minute major penalty and game misconduct.

Smith lay on the ice for several minutes while being treated by Phoenix's ...

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