NBC enjoys record ratings for Sunday’s Blackhawks-Red Wings game


Those of you who spent Sunday watching hockey on NBC and NBC Sports Network were far from alone.

In fact, Chicago’s 2-1 shootout victory in Detroit resulted in a 1.6 overnight rating, the best-ever for a single regular-season game (excluding Winter Classics) on NBC.

And just for good measure, Montreal’s 4-3 win over Boston later that evening was the most-watched Sunday night regular-season game in NBCSN’s history.

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