On the same day that Sergei Bobrovsky, Henrik Lundqvist, and Antti Niemi were announced as finalists for the 2012-13 Vezina Trophy, I’m presenting a new kind of goalie award, theRead More
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By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent
Now 50 games into the 2010-’11 season, it would be easy for some players who have been selected to participate in the NHL All-Star Game to have mixed feelings. While being chosen is always an honor, the festivities can be seen as just another weekend of work to some superstars.
Don’t count Tim Thomas among those players.
“Five years ago it was a pipe dream that I would ever be in an All-Star game.” The former Vezina Trophy winner told reporters after backstopping Boston to a 2-1 win over Florida.