5 years ago

Look for the Boston Bruins to trade not-playing Tim Thomas to a low-spending team such as Colorado or the New York Islanders, The Toronto Sun's Steve Simmons suggests.

Simmons writes: "The $5 million of Thomas sitting put would count against the salary cap, but the team wouldn't have to pay the sitting-out Thomas. So for teams that need help getting to the floor of the new salary cap, it's an inexpensive, no-risk piece of bookkeeping."