Lightning-Blackhawks Hockey, USA-Australia Women’s World Cup lead cable sports for Monday June 8, 2015

June 9, 2015

Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final where the Tampa Bay Lightning won to take a 2-1 series lead averaged 3.896 million viewers and a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating on NBC Sports Network. That’s up a fairly huge 35%  versus last year’s Ducks-Rangers game 3 (also on NBCSN) that averaged 2.893 million viewers and a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating. The USA women’s first group stage match versus Australia in the…

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Dear Reddit: Enjoy the Hockey versus Soccer meme

June 9, 2015

In Monday’s overnight ratings (top 56 markets out of 210 overall) 2.14% of households, on average, watched the USA-Australia Women’s World Cup match on Fox Sports 1 vs a 2.88 for the Tampa Bay Lightning-Chicago Blackhawks game 3 on NBC Sports Network. That’s a pretty healthy beat-down in the overnights. Blackhawks nation! Chicago had a massive 24 local rating in their local market Tampa Bay had a not-Chicagoan, but still impressive…

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