Report: Tim Thomas Considering Playing Hockey Next Year

According to CBC’s Elliotte Friedman, goalie Tim Thomas is considering a comeback to hockey next season. Friedman mentioned the possibility on CBC’s Hot Stove intermission report during Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals.

Friedman said that according to Thomas’s agent nothing has changed to indicate Thomas would come back, although other sources tell him that Thomas is considering playing either in the NHL or europe next season.

According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, the Islanders do not have the rights to Tim Thomas as they are not tolling his contract for another season.