1 837 000 Viewers Watched for over 4 Hours Game 1 of the Canadiens-Bruins Playoff Match-Up on RDS

— May 2, 2014

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Montreal (May 2, 2014) – Yesterday, an average of 1,837,000* viewers followed, for over 4 hours live, the spectacular first game of the Canadiens-Bruins series on RDS. Peak audience levels were recorded at 2 484 000* during the game.

RDS dominated once again prime-time TV ratings with 51.6%* of market share in Quebec during the game’s broadcast, which is bigger than all Quebec’s conventional and specialized channels combined.

Following a breathtaking victory (4-3), gained in the second overtime period, the Montreal Canadiens have taken the lead (1-0) in their series against the mighty Boston Bruins. Watch Game 2 of the Canadiens-Bruins match-up, this Saturday afternoon at 12:30 p.m. ET live on RDS.

Click here to access the complete broadcast schedule of all the second round games presented on RDS’s different channels.

* Source: BBM Analytics - InfosysTV, French Quebec

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Simon Céré, (office) 514.529.2135, (cell) 514.754.3135, simon.cere@bellmedia.ca
Patrick Tremblay, (office) 514.599.2244 #2125, (cell) 514.913-6799, patrick.tremblay@bellmedia.ca

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