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One day after leaving a 3-2 shootout loss to the Champion Blackhawks, the Florida Panthers put goalie Tim Thomas on injured reserve. Kevin Dineen, the head coach of the Panthers indicated that Tim Thomas has a groin injury and will not play against Buffalo on Friday or State rival Tampa on Sunday. The 39 year old Thomas has missed time already this year due to this injury. He did return on October 17th to play his former team, the Boston Bruins in a 3-2 loss. Thomas has so far posted a 3.11 GAA with a .905 save percentage. Those numbers are a bit skewed, however, from a two game stretch where he allowed five goals on 28 shots in a blowout loss to the Blues and then allowed two goals on five shots to the Flyers. This before being pulled for his injury. Thomas did play well over the last three games stopping 37 of 40 shots in a loss to Boston and 30 of 31 in a shootout win over the Wild of Minnesota. Against Chicago, he stopped 25 of 27. The Panthers next play Friday against St. Lou...
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