Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Vancouver Canucks and Boston Bruins earned a 3.2 overnight rating and 6 share on NBC.

It was the best overnight for a Game 1 since 1999 (Buffalo-Dallas) and up 14 percent from last year’s Philadelphia-Chicago Game 1.

Locally, Boston was the top-rated market with a 25.5 rating/39 share, topping last year’s NBA Finals Game 1 featuring the Celtics and Lakers (19.1/34).