Cavaliers-Raptors, SportsCenter, Sharks-Blues lead cable sports TV ratings for Monday May 23, 2016

 

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday May 23, 2016:

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ProgramNetEpisodeStartEndTotal Viewers (000)Viewers Age 18-49 (000)
NBA PLAYOFFSESPNCLEVELAND/TORONTO8:29 PM11:04 PM6,1423,150
WWE ENTERTAINMENTUSAWWE RAW8:00 PM9:00 PM3,3591,540
WWE ENTERTAINMENTUSAWWE RAW9:00 PM10:00 PM3,3321,479
WWE ENTERTAINMENTUSAWWE RAW10:00 PM11:09 PM3,1151,359
SPORTSCENTER LATE       LESPN11:04 PM12:00 AM2,7081,588
SPORTSCENTER 12AM  LESPN12:00 AM1:01 AM1,424849
NHL CONFERENCE FINALS LNBCSNSAN JOSE/ST. LOUIS8:08 PM10:50 PM1,315699
NBA PREESPNNBA COUNTDOWN7:30 PM8:29 PM1,251634
SPORTSCENTER 1AM        LESPN1:01 AM2:00 AM921603
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONESPN5:30 PM6:00 PM835435
SPORTSCENTER EARLY      LESPN6:00 PM7:30 PM648352
SPORTSCENTER MORNING    LESPN2:00 AM3:00 AM636429
AROUND THE HORNESPN5:00 PM5:30 PM596336
MLB REGULAR SEASON LFS1LOS ANGELES ANGELS/TEXAS RANGERS8:00 PM11:04 PM546176
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEESPN4:30 PM5:00 PM502298
FIRST TAKE   LESPN210:00 AM12:00 PM457292
SPORTSNATIONESPN4:00 PM4:30 PM397236
NBA: THE JUMP  LESPN3:30 PM4:00 PM369223
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN7:00 AM8:00 AM369218
NFL LIVE                LESPN2:30 PM3:30 PM351184
HIS & HERS  LESPN212:00 PM1:00 PM349205
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN8:00 AM9:00 AM345207
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN12:00 PM1:30 PM340206
OTLESPN1:30 PM2:00 PM325201
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN9:00 AM10:00 AM325207
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN10:00 AM11:00 AM311202
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN11:00 AM12:00 PM309177
NFL INSIDERS  LESPN2:00 PM2:30 PM307159
SPORTSCENTER LATEESPN6:00 AM7:00 AM295170
NHL LIVE POST CONF FINALSNBCSNSAN JOSE/ST. LOUIS10:50 PM12:00 AM290170
FIRST TAKEESPN21:00 PM3:00 PM274156
PRIME BASEBALL GAMEMLBNCIN AT LAD/SD AT SF10:09 PM12:22 AM26793
MIKE & MIKE IN THE MORN LESPN26:00 AM10:00 AM261147
NBA: THE JUMPESPN24:00 PM4:30 PM227136
FIRST TAKE REESPN24:30 PM5:00 PM217122
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPN230 FOR 30: JORDAN RIDES THE BUS11:00 PM12:00 AM213113
NFL LIVEESPN27:00 PM8:00 PM20192
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPN2ESPN FILMS: CATCHING HELL8:00 PM10:00 PM19890
NHL LIVE PRE CONF FINALSNBCSNSAN JOSE/ST. LOUIS7:00 PM8:08 PM19795
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONESPN26:30 PM7:00 PM19684
HIS & HERSESPN23:00 PM4:00 PM191113
SPORTSNATIONESPN25:00 PM5:30 PM191103
AROUND THE HORNESPN26:00 PM6:30 PM16478
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 12:30A12:22 AM1:28 AM15554
NASCAR RACE HUB LFS15055:00 PM6:00 PM15042
MLB TONIGHT PRIMEMLBNMLB TONIGHT8:00 PM10:09 PM14760
NCAA GOLFGOLF2016 WOMENS GOLF CHP6:58 PM10:14 PM14028
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEESPN25:30 PM6:00 PM13974
MLB TONIGHT BPMLBNMLBT BP6:00 PM8:00 PM13054
SUPER HIGH ROLLER POKERNBCSN12:00 AM1:00 AM13080
MLB WHIPAROUND LFS126911:04 PM12:00 AM12343
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS7:00 PM8:00 PM11344
600: HISTORY NASCAR RACEFS16:00 PM7:00 PM10939
MLB REG SEASON PRE LFS1777:30 PM8:00 PM8951
SUPER HIGH ROLLER POKERNBCSN1:00 AM2:00 AM8635
GOLF CENTRALGOLF10:14 PM11:14 PM8329
MLBS BESTFS1597:00 PM7:30 PM8238
BASEBALL TONIGHT  LESPN210:00 PM11:00 PM8141
NBA GAMETIME CF RECAP LNBATNBA GAMETIME ECF RECAP GM411:04 PM12:48 AM8137
BASEBALL TONIGHT  LESPN212:00 AM1:02 AM8049
INTENTIONAL TALKMLBNINTENTIONAL TALK  5P5:00 PM6:00 PM7429
NBA GAMETIME CF PREVIEW LNBATNBA GAMETIME ECF PREVIEW GM47:00 PM8:00 PM7342
FOOTBALL LIFENFLNTIM TEBOW8:00 PM9:00 PM7228
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 1:30A1:28 AM2:28 AM7027
JALEN & JACOBYESPN21:32 AM2:01 AM6935
LA ULTIMA PALABRAFOXD12:00 AM1:00 AM6940
MLB NOWMLBNMLB NOW4:00 PM5:00 PM6919
SUPER HIGH ROLLER POKERNBCSN2:00 AM3:00 AM6927
UNIVISON DEPORTES FCUDN7:00 PM8:00 PM6945
NFL LIVEESPN22:01 AM3:00 AM6633
NASCAR SPRINT CUP RACINFS1ALL-STAR RACE9:30 AM11:30 AM6624
TOUR REPLAYGOLF16 PT BYRON NELSON FNL1:30 PM6:00 PM6515
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 8A8:00 AM9:00 AM6122
STARTERS P, THENBATSTARTERS 5/23/16 L6:30 PM7:00 PM6139
NFL GREATEST GAMESNFLN2011 AFC WILD CARD – PIT VS. DEN10:00 PM11:30 PM6122
NBA TONIGHT     LESPN21:02 AM1:32 AM6040
NFL HQNFLNNFL HQ10:00 AM12:00 PM5938
NFL REPLAYNFLN2011 WK 13 – DEN VS. MIN4:00 PM5:30 PM5919
FOOTBALL LIFENFLNTIM TEBOW12:30 AM1:30 AM5834
HERD LFS119512:00 PM2:00 PM5623
NFL REPLAYNFLN2011 WK 14 – CHI VS. DEN5:30 PM7:00 PM5621
GOLF CENTRAL SPECIAL RPTGOLFNCAA PREGAME6:00 PM6:58 PM5519
RUNDOWNMLBNTHE RUNDOWN2:00 PM4:00 PM5519
NFL HQNFLNNFL HQ8:00 AM10:00 AM5332
NFL HQNFLNNFL HQ12:00 PM2:00 PM5326
UFC RELOADED PPVFOXDUFC172-JONES VS TEIXEIRA8:00 PM9:00 PM5231
COLLEGE TRACK & FIELDESPNUSEC MEN-WMN OUTDOOR CHMP7:00 PM9:00 PM5117
HIGH HEATMLBNHIGH HEAT1:00 PM2:00 PM5023
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 9A9:00 AM10:00 AM4825
FSL WITH JAY AND DAN PFS16012:00 AM12:30 AM4731
2016 PLAYOFF PLBK CFNBATGSW/OKC GM3-CF3:00 PM5:00 PM4718
STARTERS R, THENBATSTARTERS 5/23/16 R8:00 PM8:30 PM4721
NHL TOP 10NBCSNAMERICAN PLAYERS6:30 PM7:00 PM4726
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS11:30 PM12:30 AM4722
TMZ SPORTS WEEKENDFS12711:30 AM12:00 PM458
BUNDESLIGA RELEGATION LFS1PLAYOFF:NURNBERG/FRANKFURT2:22 PM4:30 PM4421
NCAA GOLFGOLF2016 WOMENS GOLF CHP11:14 PM2:28 AM4313
DUNK KING, THENBATSEMIFINALS5:30 PM6:30 PM4320
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 6A6:00 AM7:00 AM4213
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNUSEC STORIED: LOLO JONES9:00 PM10:00 PM418
UFC RELOADED PPVFOXDUFC167-G ST PIERRE VS J HENDRICKS7:00 PM8:00 PM4123
NFL REPLAYNFLN2011 WK 12 – DEN VS. SD2:30 PM4:00 PM4116
PRESS CONFERENCENBATORLANDO MAGIC PRESS CONFERENCE1:02 PM1:24 PM4027
TOUR REPLAYGOLF16 WT BMW PRO-AM FNL11:30 AM1:30 PM389
NBA INSIDE STUFF REPEATNBATINSIDE STUFF N3265:00 PM5:30 PM3814
RUGBY SEVENS WORLD SERIESNBCSN3:00 PM5:00 PM3813
SOUND FX: BEST OF…NFLNTOM BRADY & TIM TEBOW2:00 PM2:30 PM3816
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/23/162:01 AM2:30 AM3719
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/23/162:30 AM3:00 AM3712
MLB CENTRALMLBNMLB CENTRAL10:00 AM1:00 PM3616
SALTWATER EXPERIENCENBCSN2:30 PM3:00 PM3612
INSIDE THE NBANBATINSIDE THE NBA 5/22/166:00 AM6:42 AM3516
2018 FIFA WORLD CUP MAGFS194:30 PM5:00 PM3426
MORNING DRIVEGOLF7:00 AM8:00 AM3417
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 7A7:00 AM8:00 AM3417
2016 PLAYOFF PLBK CFNBATGSW/OKC GM3-CF11:00 AM1:00 PM3419
NBA GAMETIME CF RECAP RNBATNBA GAMETIME ECF RECAP GM412:48 AM2:01 AM3318
TOP 10NFLNTHING WE LOVE ABOUT TIM TEBOW1:30 AM2:30 AM3319
NASCAR AMERICANBCSN5:00 PM6:00 PM3213
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNWEEK IN REVIEW7:00 AM8:00 AM3216
TOP 10NFLNTHING WE LOVE ABOUT TIM TEBOW9:00 PM10:00 PM3210
LOCURA DEPORTIVAUDN6:00 PM7:00 PM3229
LOCKER ROOMBEIELOCKER ROOM L9:00 PM10:00 PM3015
MORNING DRIVEGOLF9:00 AM9:30 AM304
WEB.COM TOURGOLF2016 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM6:00 AM7:00 AM3015
NHL TOP 10NBCSNGAME WINNING MOMENTS6:00 PM6:30 PM3015
COLL SOFTBALL REGIONALSESPNUALABAMA/CALIFORNIA11:30 AM1:00 PM2911
TMZ SPORTSFS114112:30 AM1:00 AM2919
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/168:00 AM8:30 AM2915
BASS 2 BILLFISHNBCSN1:30 PM2:00 PM2912
LUCAS OIL MOTORSPORT HOURNBCSN12:00 PM1:00 PM2910
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNWEEK IN REVIEW6:00 AM7:00 AM2917
ARENA FOOTBALL LEAGUE LUDNTAMPA BAY STORM / CLEVELAND GLADIATORS8:00 PM11:03 PM2926
TOUR REPLAYGOLF16 CT REGIONS TRADITION FNL9:30 AM11:30 AM288
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/168:30 AM9:00 AM2813
AMERICA REDONDAUDN11:03 PM12:03 AM2817
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNU30 FOR 30: FANTASTIC LIES5:00 PM7:00 PM2716
CENTRAL FOX USFOXD11:00 PM12:00 AM2722
INTO THE BLUENBCSN2:00 PM2:30 PM2610
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-L10:00 PM11:00 PM2514
WMNS COLL GYMNASTICSESPNUNCAA CHAMPIONSHIP10:00 PM12:00 AM257
PASIONUDN4:00 PM6:00 PM2513
NHRAFS1TOPEKA6:30 AM9:30 AM243
NBA SPECIALNBAT2015-2016 NBA AWARDS SHOW8:30 PM9:00 PM2411
NHL PLAYOFF ENCORENBCSNTAMPA BAY/PITTSBURGH7:00 AM9:00 AM2410
FRENCH CUPBEINFINAL – MARSEILLE VS PARIS SAINT GERMAIN8:00 PM10:00 PM2317
BUNDESLIGAFOXDNURNBERG VS FRANKFURT2:19 PM4:30 PM238
DAN PATRICK SHOWNBCSN9:00 AM12:00 PM2312
COLL SOFTBALL REGIONALSESPNUTENNESSEE/OHIO STATE10:00 AM11:30 AM228
COLLEGE BOWLINGESPNUNCAA CHAMPIONSHIP12:00 AM2:00 AM225
FSL WITH JAY AND DANFS1601:00 AM1:30 AM2213
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/1610:00 AM10:30 AM2211
LA LIGA BBVA MARQUEEBEIEGRANADA VS. BARCELONA7:00 PM9:00 PM2113
ULTIMATE FIGHTER SERIESFOXDTUF 23: EPISODE 59:00 PM10:00 PM2113
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/166:42 AM7:00 AM219
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/167:30 AM8:00 AM2112
WILT CHAMBERLAINNBATWILT 1009:00 PM10:00 PM217
CENTRAL FOX MEX PRIMEFOXD6:00 PM7:00 PM2011
FSL WITH JAY AND DANFS1602:30 AM3:00 AM203
NCAA LACROSSE CHAMPESPNUNAVY/BROWN3:00 PM5:00 PM194
RUMBO FINAL DE LA UEFA CLFOXDMILAN10:00 PM11:00 PM1914
FSL WITH JAY AND DANFS1602:00 AM2:30 AM192
TMZ SPORTSFS11411:30 AM2:00 AM194
WORLD POKER TOURFS2BESTBET BOUNTY SCRAMBLE PT 38:00 PM9:00 PM199
SEASONS ON THE FLYNBCSN1:00 PM1:30 PM186
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN3:00 PM4:00 PM1811
BUNDESLIGA PREGAME LFS1582:00 PM2:22 PM177
COPA AMERICA 1991 EN 60UDN2:00 PM3:00 PM175
COLL SOFTBALL REGIONALSESPNUOLE MISS/OKLAHOMA8:00 AM10:00 AM164
NCAA LACROSSE CHAMPESPNUSYRACUSE/MARYLAND1:00 PM3:00 PM1611
CENTRAL FOX US ENC1FOXD10:00 AM11:00 AM169
WORLD POKER TOURFS2MONTREAL-PT19:00 PM10:00 PM167
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/167:00 AM7:30 AM169
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSN6:00 AM6:30 AM166
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN12:03 AM1:00 AM167
SUPER ESTADIOUDN11:00 AM2:00 PM168
NHRAFS2TOPEKA10:00 PM1:00 AM155
INSIDE THE NBANBATINSIDE THE NBA 5/22/169:00 AM9:42 AM1411
UFC CLASSICSFS2ANDERSON SILVA9:00 AM10:00 AM134
MORNING DRIVEGOLF8:00 AM9:00 AM131
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/1610:30 AM11:00 AM139
NBA SPECIALNBATINSIDE THE BOARDROOM10:00 PM10:30 PM133
LINEA DE CUATRO LUDN1:00 AM2:00 AM1310
FRENCH CUPBEINFINAL – MARSEILLE VS PARIS SAINT GERMAIN11:30 PM1:30 AM114
FOX DEPORTES EN VIVOFOXD4:30 PM5:00 PM114
FA CUP FINALFS2CRYSTAL PALACE/MAN UTD6:00 PM8:00 PM116
NBA ACTIONNBATNBA ACTION 253110:30 PM11:00 PM113
INTL SOCCER FRIENDLIESBEIEREAL SOCIEDAD VS. SAN JOSE11:00 PM1:00 AM104
MOTOGPBEINGRAN PREMIO DITALIA10:00 AM11:00 AM100
CENTRAL FOX WESTFOXD1:00 AM2:00 AM108
LA ULTIMA PALABRA ENC1FOXD9:00 AM10:00 AM106
BEST OF WECFS2TEAM ALPHA MALE4:00 PM5:00 PM101
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/22/169:42 AM10:00 AM105
LA ULTIMA PALABRA ENC2FOXD11:00 AM12:00 PM97
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN8:00 AM9:00 AM99
FUTBOL EN SERIO PUNTOUDN7:00 AM8:00 AM97
REAL MADRID TVBEIERMTV-6:00 PM7:00 PM83
CENTRAL FOXFOXD12:00 PM1:00 PM88
RUMBO FINAL DE LA UEFA CLFOXDMILAN5:00 PM6:00 PM80
UFC FUELFS27:BARAO/MCDONALD6:00 AM9:00 AM83
FRENCH CUPBEIEFINAL-MARSEILLE VS. PARIS SAINT GERMAIN4:00 PM6:00 PM73
COLL SOFTBALL REGIONALSESPNUOREGON/BAYLOR6:00 AM8:00 AM72
MONSTER JAMFS277:INSIDE MONSTER JAM BEHIND THE SCENES1:00 AM2:00 AM74
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSN6:30 AM7:00 AM73
90 IN 30BEIEMARSEILLE VS. PARIS SAINT GERMAIN1:02 PM1:30 PM60
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R2:00 AM3:00 AM61
TOULON TOURNAMENTBEIEJAPAN VS. PORTUGAL11:05 AM1:02 PM60
LA ULTIMA PALABRA ENC3FOXD1:00 PM2:00 PM64
MONSTER SUP CHASING DREAMFS2HEART OF A CHAMPION2:00 AM3:00 AM61
LOCKER ROOMBEIN10:30 PM10:30 PM11:30 PM50
REAL MADRID TVBEINREAL MADRID TV7:00 PM8:00 PM54
HERD LFS21962:00 PM3:00 PM53
INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLYFS2ENGLAND/TURKEY10:00 AM12:00 PM51
MOTOGPBEIEROUND 6-GRAN PREMIO D ITALIA10:00 AM11:00 AM40
RUMBO FINAL DE LA UEFAFOXDMILAN2:00 AM3:00 AM43
UFC MAIN EVENTFS2EDGAR/OLIVEIRA3:30 PM4:00 PM42
SOMOS LMXUDN9:00 AM10:00 AM40
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEIEEXPRESS PREVIEW11:00 AM11:05 AM30
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEIEEXPRESS PREVIEW1:30 PM1:35 PM30
EXPRESS WEEKENDBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKEND-R6:00 AM7:00 AM31
EXPRESS WEEKENDBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKEND-R7:00 AM8:00 AM32
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-L10:00 PM10:30 PM31
RUGBYBEINPRO 12-LEINSTER VS. ULSTER5:00 PM7:00 PM30
TOULON TOURNAMENTBEINENGLAND VS. GUINEA1:35 PM3:25 PM32
CENTRAL FOX EARLYFOXD8:00 AM9:00 AM33
UCL BEST OFFS2BEST OF PLAYOFFS5:00 PM5:30 PM30
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN6:00 AM7:00 AM32
COPA AMERICA 1991 EN 60UDN2:00 AM3:00 AM33
LOCKER ROOMBEIELOCKER ROOM – R1:00 AM2:00 AM20
MOTO GP MOTO 2BEIEROUND 6-GRAN PREMIO D ITALIA9:00 AM10:00 AM20
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEINEXPRESS WRAP-UP3:25 PM3:30 PM22
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R1:30 AM2:00 AM22
LOCKER ROOMBEIN2:00 AM2:00 AM3:00 AM22
TOULON TOURNAMENTBEINJAPAN VS. PORTUGAL11:05 AM1:00 PM21
BUNDESLIGA PREVIAFOXD2:00 PM2:19 PM20
STREET LEAGUE SKATEBOARDFS1BARCELONA6:00 AM6:30 AM20
MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCERFS2NEW YORK CITY/NY RED BULLS12:00 PM2:00 PM21
UCL BEST OFFS2BEST OF MD 1&25:30 PM6:00 PM20
UFC  ULTIMATE INSIDERFS21123:00 PM3:30 PM22
FUTBOL MLS EN 60UDN10:00 AM11:00 AM21
MOTOGP MOTO 3BEIEROUND 6-GRAN PREMIO D ITALIA8:00 AM9:00 AM10
TOULON TOURNAMENTBEIEENGLAND VS. GUINEA1:35 PM3:27 PM11
MOTOGP MOTO 2BEINGRAN PREMIO DITALIA9:00 AM10:00 AM11
RUGBYBEINPRO 12-CONNACHT VS. GLASGOW3:30 PM5:00 PM10
90 IN 30BEIEALMERIA VS. OVIEDO3:30 PM4:00 PM00
90 IN 30BEINMARSEILLE VS. PARIS SAINT GERMAIN6:30 AM7:00 AM00
90 IN 30BEINMARSEILLE VS. PARIS SAINT GERMAIN1:00 PM1:30 PM00
CYCLINGBEINGIRO DITALIA – STAGE 15 HIGHLIGHTS6:00 AM6:30 AM00
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEINEXPRESS PREVIEW11:00 AM11:05 AM00
EXPRESS WEEKDAYBEINEXPRESS PREVIEW1:30 PM1:35 PM00
EXPRESS WEEKENDBEINEXPRES XTRA WEEKEND-R7:00 AM7:30 AM00
EXPRESS WEEKENDBEINEXPRES XTRA WEEKEND-R7:30 AM8:00 AM00
MOTOGP MOTO3BEINGRAN PREMIO DITALIA8:00 AM9:00 AM00
CENTRAL FOX EARLYFOXD7:00 AM8:00 AM00
PAID PROGRAMMINGFOXD6:00 AM7:00 AM00

Note: viewership of around 100,000 or lower is technically what Nielsen refers to as a “scratch” i.e., not enough Nielsen panelists watched for Nielsen to validate it. There are around 40,000 homes in the Nielsen panel and a bit over 100,000 panelists, where 1 Nielsen panelist watching a whole telecast represents around 3,000 people. So something averaging a million viewers averaged around 370 people out of the ~100K panel — small, but still statistically significant. But when there’s a show with 30,000 viewers, that’s only around 10 Nielsen panelists…

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