Viewership by playoff round
Viewership of Golden Knights playoff games increased more than 2000% between the first round and the Stanley Cup Finals, indicating their broadcasts were picking up a significant amount of casual hockey and sports fans along the way.
Viewership by playoff games
The most-watched Golden Knights playoff broadcast was Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals, which aired June 7th on NBC and saw the Washington Capitals win the championship.
Viewership by city*
Tampa Bay was the only southern city to track above the US average for viewership of Golden Knights playoff games (+58%), proving the NHL has a strong foothold there of hockey fans that will actively watch teams other than the Lightning.
*Relative differences to average US viewership
(All Vegas playoff games)