Monday, December 8, 2008

League Wide Ratings

The Nielsen Wire blog gave listings for local American TV ratings throughout the NHL as of December 3rd. Buffalo leads the NHL once again with an 8.9 figure, up 14% from last season.

Top US Local Ratings 2008-09 Season
NHL Teams Avg. Local HH Rating
Buffalo Sabres 8.9
Pittsburgh Penguins 5.7
Detroit Red Wings 3.3
Minnesota Wild 2.6
Philadelphia Flyers 2.1
Colorado Avalanche 1.9
St. Louis Blues 1.9
Boston Bruins 1.6
Columbus Blue Jackets 1.3
Washington Capitals 1.2
Chicago Blackhawks 1.2
San Jose Sharks 1.2
NY Rangers 1.2