The Ratings Game: 1.6 Million For Wings/Sharks Game 5


Recent sports TV ratings news, including the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Versus and NBC, and local ratings for the Flyers in Philadelphia.

  • Red Wings/Sharks Ratings: Game 5 of the Red Wings/Sharks series earned 1.627 million viewers on Versus Sunday night, the second-largest audience of the series, behind only Game 2 (2.251M, NBC). Friday’s Game 4 earned 944,000 viewers. (Versus)
  • Ratings For Flyers’ Finale: Friday’s Game 4 between the Flyers and Bruins earned a 6.7 rating on Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, equaling approximately 203,000 local TV homes. Game 3 of the series, which aired exclusively on Versus, earned a 4.88 rating locally. (Comcast)
  • Recent NHL Ratings on NBC: Way back on April 23, NBC earned a 1.0 final rating and 1.553 million viewers for Rangers/Capitals Game 5. The next day, Flyers/Sabres Game 6 drew a 1.4 and 2.567 million. On April 30, Bruins/Flyers Game 1 scored a 1.2 and 1.921 million viewers. Finally, the aforementioned Red Wings/Sharks Game 2 on May 1 drew a 1.4 and 2.251 million. (Courtesy TV By the Numbers’ Robert Seidman)