Thread: Speculation: Tim Thomas may take the year off?
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06-01-2012, 04:13 PM
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Artemis
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Originally Posted by MaCam View Post
I have always been a fan of Timmys, and I will be forever thankful to him for leading us to a Cup. I feel for him if he has family issues. With that being said though, he did sign a contract to play for the Bruins and if he doesn't play he is not fulfilling it.

In the team's best interest, he should temporarily retire so that his money comes off the cap. Then next year, he can re-think his situation and decide if he wants to come back.
If he retires, temporarily or permanently, his money stays on the cap.

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