The on-ice success of the
Household ratings in the Los Angeles market for the Kings, the defending
Household ratings in the market for the Ducks, who have been at or near the top of the
Both teams have had road-heavy schedules with games that started before prime-time hours in Southern California, which can affect viewership.
Ratings for "Kings Live" and "Ducks Live," the respective teams' pre- and postgame shows, also have risen.
A few days ago, Times staff writer Ben Bolch reported that Nielsen TV ratings for the Lakers and Clippers were down this season compared to the same period last season.