ST. LOUIS - Blues telecasts on FOX Sports Midwest are averaging a 4.5 household rating in St. Louis, which is nine percent higher than last season's 4.2 average.
The home opening 4-2 win vs. Dallas on Oct. 7 received a 5.6 household rating according to Nielsen and was the No. 1 watched show in prime time in St. Louis on Saturday. On Tuesday night, the Blues' 3-1 win against the New York Rangers received a 5.7 rating in St. Louis, which ranked first among men ages 25-54.
TV ratings for the Blues have consistently ranked in the Top 5 in each of the last four seasons among U.S.-based NHL teams. Blues ratings on FOX Sports Midwest have increased year-to-year in nine of the last 11 seasons.