Steve Thomas has accepted the Toronto Maple Leafs' invitation to attend camp on a tryout basis.
Sportsnet.ca -- With the Maple Leafs lacking both depth on the wings and veteran leadership, Toronto has added a familiar face to their training-camp roster.
Thomas told Sportsnet, "My intention is to eventually sign a contract and play this season for the Toronto Maple Leafs."
In 2003-04, the Toronto native had 10 goals and 12 assists in 44 games while suiting up for the Detroit Red Wings.
This will be Thomas' third stint with his hometown squad. The fan-favourite began his career in a Leafs' uniform before spending time with the Wings, Blackhawks, Islanders and Devils. The veteran has played 20 seasons in the NHL netting 421 goals while setting up another 512