Ratings: Stanley Cup Tops Monday

Stanley Cup Ratings 2015

NBC’s coverage of the sixth and deciding game of the Stanley Cup Final averaged 8 million total viewers and a 2.8 demo rating, up sharply from Game 5 and easily leading Monday in both measures.

In total audience it marked the third-most watched Stanley Cup Final Game 6 on record (since 1995), and versus last year’s Rangers/Kings Game 5 clincher it was up 11 percent.

Averaging 5.55 million viewers, Blackhawks/Lightning was the second-most watched Stanley Cup Final series on record.

Elsewhere….

ABC | The Bachelorette (6.3 mil/1.8) was flat, while The Whispers (3.9 mil/0.9) dipped another tenth.

FOX | So You Think You Can Dance (4.3 mil/1.3) rose 10 percent and two tenths.