Tim Thomas never saw it coming

Ward’s goal and an early exit are complete stunners

Tim Thomas never even saw the goal that ended the Bruins’ season.

He was locked in on Mike Knuble from the moment the puck hit the Capitals’ forward in the shinpads and he started rushing toward the net trying to sneak in a scoring opportunity as Boston made a line change.

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