Blackhawks-Blues Game 7 draws best NBCSN 1st-round audience

CHICAGO (AP) Game 7 of the Blackhawks-Blues series drew the largest TV audience for a first-round NHL playoff game on NBCSN.

St. Louis' 3-2 win Monday to eliminate the defending Stanley Cup champions averaged 1.35 million viewers.

The telecast on CSN Chicago earned a 19.1 rating, a record for the regional sports network. That means 19.1 percent of homes with televisions in the Chicago area were tuned to the broadcast.

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