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Tim Thomas agrees to PTO with Panthers

Former Bruins goaltender Tim Thomas [1] has accepted a professional tryout with the Panthers and will practice with the team Tuesday, the team announced on Monday.

Thomas, 39, has played every game of his NHL [2] career with the Bruins, though he was traded to the Islanders last season after he decided to take the year off for personal reasons. A two-time Vezina winner, Thomas led the B’s to a Stanley Cup [3] championship in 2011 and won the Conn Smythe in the process.

In 378 games, Thomas is 196-121-45 with a .921 save percentage and a 2.48 goals-against average.

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