or


[04/13/12 - 02:39 PM]
NHL Playoffs on NBC Sports Network Up 22% Through Two Days
NBC Sports Network spins the numbers for Thursday, April 12.

[via press release from NBC Sports Network]

NHL PLAYOFFS ON NBC SPORTS NETWORK UP 22% THROUGH TWO DAYS

NBC Sports Network's Day 2 Average Up 20% vs. Last Year

Blackhawks-Coyotes Up 31% vs. Last Year; Capitals-Bruins Up 13%

Wednesday's Opening Night Total Audience on Two Channels Up 34% vs. Last Year's One-Channel Coverage

NEW YORK - April 13, 2012 - Through two days of the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs, NBC Sports Network's viewership is up 22% compared to the first two days of last year's playoffs (600,000 vs. 490,000), according to official national ratings data released today by The Nielsen Company. In addition, the second night of coverage on NBC Sports Network (formerly VERSUS) on Thursday was up 20 percent compared to last year's Day 2 (541,000 vs. 451,000).

NBC Sports Network's coverage of the Coyotes 3-2 overtime victory over the Blackhawks registered 499,000 viewers, up 31% vs. last year (381,000). Coverage of the Bruins 1-0 overtime win over the Capitals was watched by 576,000 viewers, up 13% vs. last year (510,000).

The Sharks 3-2 overtime victory over the Blues was watched by 320,000 viewers on CNBC. There was no comparable coverage last year as this is the first year in NHL history that all playoff games are being shown nationally.

OPENING NIGHT TOTAL AUDIENCE UP 34%: Wednesday night's three-game Opening Night coverage of the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on both NBC Sports Network (double-header) and CNBC had a total audience of 3.59 million viewers, a 34% increase vs. last year, when NBC Sports Network (formerly VERSUS) was the only channel to show games (2.68 million).





  [april 2012]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S


· SHOWATCH
(series past and present)
· DEVWATCH
(series in development)
· MOVIEWATCH
(tv movies and mini-series)











most recent ratings | view all posts
[10/25/14 - 09:00 AM]
"The Blacklist" Grows by a Season-High 65% in 18-49 Going from Live + Same Day to Live +3
NBC further spins the numbers for Monday, October 20.

[10/25/14 - 08:59 AM]
Season Debut of "Grimm" Delivers the Show's Top Rating Since March 21
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, October 24.

[10/25/14 - 08:38 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: World Series Once Again Pushes FOX in Front
Said coverage bumps ABC and CBS to second place in adults 18-49 and total viewers, respectively.

[10/25/14 - 08:28 AM]
ABC Beats NBC's Friday Debuts - "Shark Tank" and "20/20" Rank as Top 2 Series in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, October 24.

[10/24/14 - 09:13 AM]
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Beats NBC's "Fallon" by Its Largest Margin Yet in Homes
ABC spins the late-night numbers for Thursday, October 23.

[10/24/14 - 08:55 AM]
"The Biggest Loser" Retains 92% of Its Week-Ago Rating, Despite a Significantly Stronger NFL Game on CBS This Week
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, October 23.

[10/24/14 - 08:33 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "Thursday Night Football" Wraps CBS Run on Top
The Thursday football franchise heads to NFL Network only beginning next week.

[10/24/14 - 08:19 AM]
ABC More Than Doubles Its Nearest Non-Sports Competition on Thursday
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, October 23.

[10/24/14 - 07:09 AM]
"Thursday Night Football" on CBS and NFL Network More Than Triples Ratings from a Year Ago
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, October 23.

[10/23/14 - 01:40 PM]
World Series Game 2 Powers FOX to Second-Straight Prime Time Victory
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Wednesday, October 22.

[10/23/14 - 12:11 PM]
Football Helps ESPN Win the Night 11 Times among all Viewers
ESPN spins the numbers for the season to date.

[10/23/14 - 10:41 AM]
"The Tonight Show" Defeats ABC, CBS Late-Night Competition in 18-49, Total Viewers for Week of Oct. 13-17
NBC spins the numbers for the week of October 13-17.

[10/23/14 - 08:46 AM]
NBC's Wednesday Dramas Finish Within a Tenth of a Rating Point of Last Week's 18-49 Result Despite World Series Competition
NBC spins the numbers for Wednesday, October 22.

[10/23/14 - 08:32 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: World Series Keeps FOX on Top in Viewers, Demos
Plus: The CW's "Arrow" and ABC's "Nashville" are the only series up week-to-week among adults 18-49.

[10/23/14 - 08:14 AM]
ABC Is Wednesday's No. 1 Non-Sports Net with the Night's Top 2 Series Telecasts
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, October 22.