Jan 23, 2012, 2:42 PM EDT
Boston goalie Tim Thomas decided to pass on the Bruins’ visit to the White House today where his teammates were feted by President Barack Obama for winning the Stanley Cup.
It’s not clear why Thomas skipped the ceremony – he’ll reportedly release a statement on his Facebook page later today.
In the meantime, we’ll pass on the following tweets from those speculating on his absence.
So yeah, this probably won’t be a big deal or anything.
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