The final MLS match on NBCSN -- Saturday's New England-New York playoff game -- drew 267,490 viewers. For three postseason games, NBCSN averaged 286,000 viewers,
up 56 percent from the average for six postseason games in 2013 -- and up 149 percent from the average for eight games in 2012, the network's first season.
Earlier on Saturday, the
Tottenham-Everton EPL game averaged 325,640 viewers on NBCSN. The NBC Sports Network did not renew its three-year agreement with MLS. ESPN and Fox will share the MLS rights, beginning in 2015.
MLS Playoffs on NBCSN: AVG. MATCH, DATE
Real Salt Lake-LA Galaxy, Nov. 1 386,000
Seattle-FC Dallas, Nov. 10 267,490
New England-New York, Nov. 29 2014
286,000 2013 Average:
181,000 2013 Average: