You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


Fans flock to Bruins’ season opener

Two hundred sixty-eight.

Due to the National Hockey League lockout, that is the number of days since the black-and-gold lost to the Washington Capitals in the playoffs on April 25. And the wait was grueling for fans and businesses throughout Boston.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week