WHY THE NHL IS SUDDENLY COOL
- Fewer eyes, more guys. McAdams, Deborah D. // Broadcasting & Cable;06/19/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 26, p36
Reports on the ratings of National Hockey League (NHL) games aired on ESPN and ABC in 2000. Comparison with ratings in 1999; Number of viewers who watched the Stanley Cup series; Factors contributing to the decline in NHL ratings.
- UNCERTAINTY OF OUTCOME AND TELEVISION RATINGS FOR THE NHL AND MLS. Paul, Rodney J.; Weinbach, Andrew P. // Journal of Prediction Markets;2013, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p53
Although there is mixed evidence of the role of uncertainty of outcome as it relates to attendance at stadiums, the limited evidence available for television ratings has shown that fans tend to prefer more uncertainty of outcome when it comes to watching live sports on television. Given the...
- ESPN Content with NHL Performance. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;04/24/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p12
Reports ratings of the National Hockey League (NHL) telecasts by ESPN in the United States. Percentage of young-male audience in the NHL rating; Increase in NHL-playoff viewership among males aged 18 to 34; Positive responses of viewers to NHL games and to the extensive cross-promotion between...
- Hockey fans return to stadiums, but not to TV. Thomaselli, Rick // Advertising Age;3/6/2006, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p13
The article reports on a decline in television ratings of the National Hockey League (NHL) games in the U.S. in 2006. It presents the plans of NHL chief marketing officer Michael LaBroad to address the problem. A statement issued by LaBroad regarding the problem is provided.
- Hockey Pulls Big New Year's Numbers. Pursell, Chris // Television Week;1/7/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p2
The article reports on the television ratings of the National Hockey League (NHL) games. The outdoor game, which was broadcast New Year's Day on NBC domestically, earned a 2.6/5 overnight Nielsen rating and drew an NHL-record crowd of 71,217 to Ralph Wilson Stadium to see the Pittsburgh Penguins...
- OT Games Bail Out NHL Ratings. Kramer, Staci D. // Multichannel News;06/26/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 26, p19
Reports on significant increases in United States viewership for the National Hockey League (NHL) during the 2000 season. Benefit for broadcasting partners American Broadcasting Co. and ESPN and ESPN2; Highest-rated game in the Stanley Cup playoffs in 20 years; Increases in viewership in...
- HOCKEY RUNNING HOT, COLD. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;10/14/2005, Vol. 289 Issue 10, p31
Reports on the ratings received by the television broadcast of National Hockey League games in the U.S. Average rating of the 22 sports regional networks carrying the games of the professional hockey team; Falloff in household rating suffered by OLN, which has exclusive national cable rights to...
- Versus Gets Power Play From NHL Cup Coverage. Crupi, Anthony // MediaWeek;6/8/2009, Vol. 19 Issue 23, p4
The article reports that the cable television network Versus had its highest rating ever for its June 2, 2009 broadcast of the third game of the National Hockey League Stanley Cup playoff final between the Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins. The broadcast was watched by an estimated 2.96...
- Games show mettle for Peacock. McClintock, Pamela // Daily Variety;8/17/2004, Vol. 284 Issue 31, p1
Reports on the ratings achieved by the 2004 Olympics coverage at NBC Universal television networks in the U.S. Comparison of the ratings with the 2000 Summer Games broadcast; Number of viewers who watched some portion of the games; Concern of advertisers about the primetime coverage.