1.1 Million Viewers Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Montreal Canadiens Hockey on RDS

— October 17, 2014



Montréal, 17 octobre 2014 –
Yesterday evening, exactly 25 years to the day since the first-ever broadcast of a Montreal Canadiens game on RDS, an average of 1,059,000* viewers tuned in to the network for the Habs’ 2014-2015 season home opener.

A peak of 1,500,000* viewers was recorded at the end of the game’s third period, which the Canadiens won 6-4 against their perennial rivals, the Boston Bruins.

RDS had a 32.2% share of the market in Quebec while the game was on air, making it the evening’s number-one TV show across all networks.

In the games aired so far this season, Canadiens hockey on RDS has reached an average audience of 860,000* viewers per game.   

* Numeris, Qc fr

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Pour plus d’informations :

Simon Céré, (w) 514.529.2135, (c) 514.754.3135, simon.cere@bellmedia.ca

Elodie de Waele, (w) 514.599.2244 #2367, (c) 514.238-6391,elodie.dewaele@bellmedia.ca

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