Apr 22, 2012; Washington, DC, USA; Boston Bruins goalie Tim Thomas (30) makes a glove save in the overtime period against the Washington Capitals in the first round of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs at Verizon Center. Boston won 4-3. Mandatory Credit: James Lang-USA TODAY Sports
He lives! I know we all have kind of forgot about him but Tim Thomas still exists and he still plays hockey! After sitting out the 2012-13 season the preformance of Tukka Rask has almost made us forget about dear old Tim, until now that is. It was announced by TSN today that Tim has been offered a tryout with the Florida Panthers. According to the report Thomas has until Wednesday to decide whether or not he wants to take it.
If I were Tim I would take it. I’ve been to Florida it is almost as if hockey doesn’t exist there. There is zero pressure and it is a beautiful place to play out your last couple years before retiring. Plus it is a lot safer than Boston, remember this Tim:
(Really any excuse to watch this commercial makes me really happy.)
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