Root-Sports-Penguins
22 Feb 2013

Local Penguins TV Ratings the Tops

According to a report from Rob Rossi and the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Penguins TV Ratings are again the best in the NHL. Local ratings for both Root Sports Pittsburgh and NBC/NBCSN broadcasts are tops among all 60 franchises in both the NHL and NBA, as the Penguins are...
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01 Nov 2012

Canceled Penguins Games Hurting City

Visit Pittsburgh CEO Craig Davis says downtown businesses are being robbed of some $2.2 million per contest during canceled Penguins games this fall due to the ongoing NHL lockout.  “For every game not played in Pittsburgh, that’s a loss of $2.2 million to the local economy and...
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  • Consol Energy Center Black & White
27 Sep 2012

NHL Lockout No Threat to Subsidized Arenas

The 2012 NHL Lockout has thus far proven to be a money dispute between the league and its players union, yet the game’s fans are still lavishing their dollars on the brand. Rather than buying the jerseys, tickets and merchandise that comprise traditional revenue streams,...
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