Monday’s episode of WWE Raw continued to face intense sports competition in Canada due to the NHL playoffs.
Monday’s episode of Raw went against Game 4 of the all-Canadian series between the Montreal Canadiens and Winnipeg Jets that averaged 2,635,000 viewers as the Canadiens ended the series with a four-game sweep.
Raw airing from 8 – 11 p.m. ET averaged 189,300 viewers with 85,800 in the 25-54 demographic on Sportsnet 360. It was up 16 percent from last week’s overall viewership, although last week went against Game 7 of Montreal vs. Toronto in the NHL playoffs.
The other sports competition in the country included Game 5 of the New York Islanders vs. Boston Bruins and the NBA playoffs featuring the Milwaukee Bucks vs. Brooklyn Nets.
Including this week, the last five episodes of Raw in Canada have averaged 184,000 viewers.