With the Stanley Cup playoffs starting next week, it appears a lot of Canadians won’t be following the race.
A good chunk of hockey fans won’t be glued to their TV’S.
No Canadian teams means fewer Canadian viewers.
The latest poll from the Angus Reid Institute suggests 54 percent of fans say they will watch less or tune out completely.
With all seven teams north of the border out, the question is , who will Canadians root for?
Nearly half the respondents chose the defending champions, Chicago Blackhawks, with the LA Kings coming in close second.
The last time a Canadian team took home the cup was back in 1993 when Montreal won.
So, who will be the team to break the streak?
The most popular answer.. Montreal.