How does any goalie in good conscious not root for Tim Thomas? His perseverance has been well-documented: from his path to the NHL to the nightly highlight reels of his keeping the puck out-of-the-net. There is no quit in Tim Thomas. He is the consummate warrior and should be an inspiration to all young goalies.
Tim’s family made many sacrifices for him to live his dream of playing competitive hockey as the linked video reports.
Humans like to see good people do well particularly if they have struggled along their journey. Tim Thomas and his family faced many adversities along the path, so, as the Bruins march towards the Cup this spring, cheer for Thomas as he, and his family, have paid their dues and deserve a shot at the Cup.