Home opener. Defending Eastern Conference champs. The newly re-signed Evgeni Malkin (five years, $43.5 million) and Marc-Andre Fleury (seven years, $35 million). And oh, by the way, the first home game for Patrice Bergeron since Oct. 27, 2007. Think there'll be some crackle at the home rink?
(Globe Staff Photo / Jim Davis)