Thomas: Four years, $20 million

According to a front-office member of an NHL team, Tim Thomas has signed a four-year, $20 million extension. Thomas will make $6 million in 2009-10 and 2010-11, $5 million in 2011-12, and $3 million in 2012-13.

Thomas earned $1.1 million in each of the last three seasons.

Thomas is scheduled to speak at a press conference tomorrow.

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