NBC Sports Group sees viewership increase for Stanley Cup conference semifinals
Through three games of the Stanley Cup conference semifinals, NBC Sports Group has seen a 40 percent viewership increase compared to last year, the network said Thursday.
In the three games carried so far on NBC Sports Network, an average of 1,056,000 viewers have watched, compared to 756,000 for two games last year.
The Chicago Blackhawks' 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday was the most viewed game so far for this year's playoffs, with 1.45 million average viewers.
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