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Jan. 4 game achieves highest household rating since team's return to WGN-TV

by WGN-TV Media Relations / Chicago Blackhawks

CHICAGO, January 5, 2015 – Last night’s Blackhawks vs. Stars game on WGN-TV (7-9:45pm) garnered the HIGHEST EVER Blackhawks HH rating on WGN-TV, since broadcasting Blackhawks games again in 2008, with an 8.2 HH Rtg, peaking at a 12 rating. An average of 286,200 households and 421,900 viewers tuned in to watch the game which came in #1 in prime time. WGN-TV is airing 20 Blackhawks games during the 2014-15 season. With two recent NHL Championships under their belt, the Chicago Blackhawks are red hot with an ever-expanding fan base.

Blackhawks vs. Stars (7-9:45pm) (Source: Nielsen Chicago DMA; Blackhawks 2008-2015; Live +SD)

1/04/15 HH - 8.2, peaked at 12.0
Average 25-54 HH - 6.2, peaked at 8.3
Median 25-54 HH - 8.3, peaked at 10.9

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