Tim Thomas: Shape-Shifter

An unusual mask has the Bruins goalie seeing and stopping everything

Updated: February 11, 2011, 10:50 AM ET
By E.J. Hradek
Tim ThomasMisha Gravenor for ESPN The MagazineHip to be square: Thomas's mask has given him an edge.

This story appears in the Feb. 21 issue of ESPN The Magazine.

E.J. Hradek

Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine
E.J. Hradek is a senior writer at ESPN The Magazine, joining the staff prior to its launch in 1998. He began covering hockey as a writer/editor for Hockey Illustrated in 1989.