Cavs-Bulls, Rockets-Clippers lead cable sports nets for Thursday May 14, 2015

 

Second-round NBA playoffs on ESPN ruled cable sports on Thursday. The Cleveland Cavaliers win over the Chicago Bulls to win their series 4-2 averaged million 6.592 viewers and a 2.6 adults 18-49 rating. The Houston Rockets win over the Los Angeles Clippers to force a game 7 averaged 5.497 million viewers and a 2.4 adults 18-49 rating. The SportsCenter after the games averaged 2.293 million viewers.

On Univision Deportes the Guadalajara/Atlas LigaMX match averaged 868,000 viewers.

ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged  788,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. Around the Horn averaged 435,000 viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating. Highly Questionable averaged 360,000 viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating.

On ESPN2 First Take averaged 438,000 viewers and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating and His & Hers averaged 278,000 viewers and a 0.1 adults 18-49 rating,.

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday May 14, 2015:

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ProgramNetEpisodeStartEndViewers (000)18-49 Rtg
NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF SEMIS LESPNCLEVELAND/CHICAGO8:04 PM10:34 PM65922.6
NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF SEMIS LESPNHOUSTON/LA CLIPPERS10:34 PM1:28 AM54972.4
SPORTSCENTER 1AM        LESPN1:28 AM2:30 AM22931.1
NBA PRE-GAME    LESPNNBA COUNTDOWN7:30 PM8:04 PM16330.7
LIGA MX LUDNGUADALAJARA / ATLAS9:53 PM12:00 AM8680.4
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONESPN5:30 PM6:00 PM7880.3
SPORTSCENTER EARLY      LESPN6:00 PM7:30 PM6170.3
FIRST TAKE   LESPN210:00 AM12:00 PM4380.2
AROUND THE HORNESPN5:00 PM5:30 PM4350.2
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN9:00 AM10:00 AM3870.2
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEESPN4:30 PM5:00 PM3600.2
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN1:00 PM2:00 PM3520.2
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN10:00 AM11:00 AM3420.1
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPN8:00 AM9:00 AM3160.1
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPN6:00 AM7:00 AM3120.1
PGA TOURGOLF2015 WELLS FARGO CHAMP2:58 PM7:00 PM3020.0
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPN7:00 AM8:00 AM3020.1
NFL LIVE                LESPN3:30 PM4:30 PM2970.1
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN2:00 PM2:30 PM2970.1
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN11:00 AM12:00 PM2940.1
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN12:00 PM1:00 PM2910.2
FIRST TAKEESPN21:00 PM3:00 PM2850.2
HIS & HERS  LESPN212:00 PM1:00 PM2780.1
COPA LIB BONUS COVERAGEFOXDRD16: BOCA JRS VS RIVER PLATE9:06 PM10:30 PM2430.1
NFL INSIDERS  LESPN3:00 PM3:30 PM2310.1
PRE-DRAFT CAMPS    LESPN2NBA DRAFT COMBINE3:00 PM7:00 PM2260.1
OTL – FIRST REPORT   LESPN2:30 PM3:00 PM2180.1
MIKE & MIKE IN THE MORN LESPN26:00 AM10:00 AM2170.1
PRIME BASEBALL GAMEMLBNSF AT CIN/NYY AT TB7:00 PM10:10 PM1950.1
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPN230 FOR 30: THE U8:00 PM10:00 PM1900.1
SPORTSCENTER LATE       LESPN211:00 PM12:05 AM1840.1
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEESPN27:00 PM7:30 PM1760.1
BASEBALL TONIGHT  LESPN210:00 PM11:00 PM1660.1
MLB TONIGHT PRIMEMLBNMLB TONIGHT10:10 PM1:00 AM1550.1
SPORTSCENTER PRIME    LESPN27:30 PM8:00 PM1500.1
TOUR OF CALIFORNIANBCSN5:00 PM7:09 PM1460.0
LPGA TOURGOLF2015 KINGSMILL CHP9:00 PM11:00 PM1460.0
100,000 CAMERAS: NASCARFS1TALLADEGA9:30 PM10:00 PM1450.0
SPORTSCENTER 12AM  LESPN212:05 AM1:26 AM1430.1
UNCOMPROMISINGFS1KEVIN HARVICK9:00 PM9:30 PM1290.0
NCWTS FINAL PRACTICE LFS1CHARLOTTE7:00 PM9:00 PM1250.0
AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAMEMLBNMIN AT DET/PIT AT PHI1:00 PM4:12 PM1220.0
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN12:00 AM1:00 AM1160.1
NBA TONIGHT     LESPN21:26 AM1:56 AM1150.1
GOLF CENTRAL PREGAMEGOLF2:30 PM2:58 PM1140.0
NASCAR RACE HUB LFS13366:00 PM7:00 PM1110.0
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONENN7:30 PM8:00 PM1080.0
NASCAR MASTERS OF CLOCKFS1THE LEGEND OF MARTINSVILLE10:00 PM11:00 PM1010.0
MECUM AUTO AUCTIONSNBCSNINDIANAPOLIS – 5/14/1512:32 PM5:00 PM990.0
CHAMPIONS TOURGOLF2015 REGIONS TRADITION12:30 PM2:30 PM960.0
INTENTIONAL TALKMLBNINTENTIONAL TALK5:00 PM6:00 PM950.0
NCWTS PRACTICE LFS1CHARLOTTE3:00 PM6:00 PM930.0
COPA LIB RD OF 16FOXDATL NACIONAL VS EMELEC10:30 PM12:38 AM910.0
MLB TONIGHT BPMLBNMLBT BP6:00 PM7:00 PM890.0
SPORTSCENTER PRIME    LENN10:00 PM11:00 PM850.0
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS7:00 PM9:00 PM840.0
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 1A1:00 AM2:02 AM820.0
COPA LIB RD OF 16FOXDBOCA JRS VS RIVER PLATE8:00 PM9:06 PM800.0
COLLEGE BASEBALL        LESPNUTEXAS A&M/OLE MISS7:30 PM10:30 PM780.0
WEB.COM TOURGOLF2015 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM7:00 PM9:00 PM780.0
IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPNBCSNRUSSIA/SWEDEN9:09 PM11:00 PM770.0
HIGH HEATMLBNHIGH HEAT12:00 PM1:00 PM760.0
MLB NOWMLBNMLB NOW4:12 PM5:00 PM760.0
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 9A9:00 AM10:00 AM740.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/13/158:00 AM8:30 AM710.0
IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPNBCSNUSA/SWITZERLAND7:09 PM9:09 PM700.0
SPORTSCENTER AFT    LENN5:00 PM6:00 PM690.0
BASEBALL TONIGHT  LESPN21:56 AM3:00 AM680.0
MLB CENTRALMLBNMLB CENTRAL10:00 AM12:00 PM670.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/13/157:30 AM8:00 AM670.0
AROUND THE HORNENN7:00 PM7:30 PM650.0
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 6A6:00 AM7:00 AM610.0
TOUR OF CALIFORNIANBCSN11:00 PM12:00 AM600.0
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNU30 FOR 30: YOU DONT KNOW BO11:30 PM1:00 AM590.0
SPORTSCENTER PRIME    LENN8:00 PM9:00 PM590.0
GOLF CENTRAL-POSTGOLF11:00 PM11:30 PM590.0
ULTIMATE FIGHTERFS1404:BOILING POINT12:00 PM1:00 PM580.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/13/157:00 AM7:30 AM580.0
FUTBOL CENTRALUDN9:00 PM9:53 PM560.0
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONENN11:30 PM12:00 AM560.0
SPORTSCENTER AFT    LENN3:00 PM4:00 PM550.0
FOOTBALL LIFENFLNLADAINIAN TOMLINSON5:00 PM6:00 PM540.0
ESPN FCENN6:00 PM6:30 PM520.0
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS9:00 PM11:00 PM510.0
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS11:00 PM1:00 AM510.0
SPORTSCENTER AFT    LENN4:00 PM5:00 PM510.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/13/158:30 AM9:00 AM510.0
COPA LIB BONUS COVERAGEFOXDRD16: BOCA JRS VS RIVER PLATE7:33 PM8:00 PM500.0
GAMETIME LIVE PO POSTGAMENBAT2015 HOU/LAC GM6-R21:28 AM2:42 AM490.0
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNUSEC STORIED: BO, BARKLEY & THE BIG HURT10:30 PM11:30 PM480.0
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 7A7:00 AM8:00 AM480.0
TOP 10NFLNBRETT FAVRE GAMES12:00 PM1:00 PM480.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/14/152:42 AM3:00 AM480.0
PBC BOXINGNBCSNLEE/QUILLIN & GARCIA/PETERSON1:00 AM3:00 AM470.0
CENTRAL FOX – MEXFOXD12:00 PM1:00 PM460.0
EUROPEAN TOURGOLF2015 OPEN DE ESPANA9:30 AM12:30 PM450.0
INSIDE THE NBANBATINSIDE THE NBA 5/13/159:00 AM10:00 AM450.0
COLL SOFTBALL REG SSNESPNUTENNESSEE/AUBURN1:00 AM3:00 AM430.0
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS1:00 AM3:00 AM420.0
FOOTBALL LIFENFLNDERRICK THOMAS6:00 PM7:00 PM420.0
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 8A8:00 AM9:00 AM410.0
MIKE & MIKE IN THE MORNENN10:00 AM1:00 PM400.0
GAMETIME LIVE PO POSTGAMENBAT2015 CLE/CHI GM6-R210:27 PM1:28 AM390.0
CLASSIC GAMESNFLNMIN VS. NO – 1-24-2010 09 NFC CH1:00 PM3:44 PM380.0
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS6:00 AM7:00 AM380.0
UNIVISON DEPORTES FCUDN1:00 AM2:00 AM360.0
COPA LIB RD OF 16FOXDRACING VS WANDERERS5:22 PM7:33 PM350.0
INSIDE THE NBANBATINSIDE THE NBA 5/13/156:00 AM7:00 AM350.0
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNU30 FOR 30: YOUNGSTOWN BOYS5:00 PM7:00 PM320.0
TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2015NFLNTOP 100: 90-8110:00 AM11:00 AM320.0
AROUND THE HORNENN11:00 PM11:30 PM320.0
SPORTSCENTER AM      LENN2:30 PM3:00 PM320.0
SOUND FX: BEST OF…NFLNBRETT FAVRE4:30 PM5:00 PM320.0
IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPNBCSNUSA/SWITZERLAND9:00 AM11:21 AM310.0
HERD  LESPNU10:00 AM1:00 PM300.0
SVP & RUSSILLO   LENN1:00 PM2:30 PM300.0
HARD KNOCKSNFLN2013 BENGALS EP. 411:00 AM12:00 PM300.0
FOX SPORTS LIVE LFS1149011:00 PM12:00 AM290.0
FUTBOL EN SERIO PUNTOUDN1:00 PM2:00 PM280.0
NFLN NOWNFLNBRADY FILES APPEAL3:44 PM4:30 PM280.0
2015 PLAYOFF PLBK R2NBATHOUSTON/LA CLIPPERS GM41:00 PM2:00 PM270.0
NBA GAMETIME LIVENBATNBA GAMETIME LIVE7:00 PM8:00 PM270.0
UEL SEMIFINAL LFS2FIORENTINA/SEVILLA2:56 PM5:05 PM260.0
UCL SEMIFINALFS1REAL MADRID/JUVENTUS FOOTBALL CLUB10:00 AM12:00 PM260.0
2015 PLAYOFF PLBK R2NBATCLEVELAND/CHICAGO GM44:00 PM5:00 PM260.0
NBA PLAYOFFS PLAYBACKNBAT2015 CHI/CLE GM5-R25:00 PM6:00 PM260.0
UEL HIGHLIGHTSFS23110:00 PM10:30 PM260.0
MIKE FRANCESA SHOW LFS13461:00 PM3:00 PM250.0
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS7:00 AM9:00 AM250.0
MORNING DRIVEGOLF8:30 AM9:30 AM250.0
FUTBOL EN SERIO PUNTOUDN2:00 AM3:00 AM250.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2MONTREAL PT211:00 PM12:00 AM240.0
MORNING DRIVEGOLF7:30 AM8:30 AM240.0
2015 PLAYOFF PLBK R2NBATLA CLIPPERS/HOUSTON GM52:00 PM3:00 PM240.0
LOCURA DEPORTIVAUDN6:00 PM7:00 PM240.0
UNIVISON DEPORTES FCUDN8:00 PM9:00 PM240.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/13/1510:30 AM11:00 AM240.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA – LFOXD12:38 AM1:39 AM230.0
SPORTSCENTER PRIME    LENN9:00 PM10:00 PM230.0
TOUR OF CALI RECAP SHOWNBCSNWOMENS RECAP12:00 AM1:00 AM230.0
FOOTBALL LIFENFLNBUTKUS & SAYERS9:00 AM10:00 AM230.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 5/13/1510:00 AM10:30 AM220.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA ENC1FOXD11:00 AM12:00 PM210.0
AROUND THE HORNENN12:00 AM12:30 AM210.0
UNIVISON DEPORTES FCUDN7:00 PM8:00 PM200.0
NBA ACTIONNBATNBA ACTION 24306:00 PM6:30 PM200.0
NHL PLAYOFF ENCORENBCSNWASHINGTON/NY RANGERS7:00 AM9:00 AM190.0
MLB WHIPAROUND LFS114712:00 AM1:00 AM190.0
2015 PLAYOFF PLBK R2NBATMEMPHIS/GOLDEN STATE GM512:00 PM1:00 PM190.0
CENTRAL FOX USFOXD1:39 AM2:37 AM190.0
90 IN 30 –BEINAC MILAN VS. AS ROMA1:30 PM2:00 PM190.0
2015 NBA DRAFT COMBINENBAT2015 NBA DRAFT COMBINE SPECIAL8:00 PM10:00 PM180.0
EUROPEAN TOURGOLF2015 OPEN DE ESPANA6:00 AM7:30 AM180.0
IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPNBCSNCANADA/BELARUS11:21 AM12:32 PM180.0
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALESPNUGRUDENS QB CAMP – WINSTON & MARIOTA7:30 AM8:30 AM180.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS114897:00 AM8:00 AM180.0
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALESPNUGRUDENS QB CAMP8:30 AM9:30 AM170.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS114896:00 AM7:00 AM170.0
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALESPNUGRUDENS QB CAMP – BRETT HUNDLEY1:00 PM1:30 PM170.0
UFC FIGHT FLASHBACKFS2HENDRICKS/LAWLER1:00 AM1:30 AM170.0
SPORTSNATIONENN7:00 AM8:00 AM160.0
CENTRAL FOX US ENC1FOXD10:00 AM11:00 AM160.0
FOX SPORTS LIVE LFS114911:00 AM2:00 AM160.0
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEENN6:30 PM7:00 PM160.0
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONENN6:30 AM7:00 AM160.0
FOX SPORTS LIVE LFS114922:00 AM3:00 AM150.0
2015 PLAYOFF PLBK R2NBATWASHINGTON/ATLANTA GM511:00 AM12:00 PM150.0
UEL SEMIFINAL DFS2DNIPRO DNIPROPETROVSK/NAPOLI8:00 PM10:00 PM140.0
UCL HIGHLIGHTSFS26010:30 PM11:00 PM140.0
STARTERS P, THENBATSTARTERS 5/14/156:30 PM7:00 PM140.0
NBA ACTIONNBATNBA ACTION 243010:00 PM10:27 PM140.0
CYCLING –BEINGIRO D ITALIA – STAGE 6 – MONTECATINI8:30 AM11:32 AM130.0
LIGA MX EN 60UDN4:59 PM6:00 PM130.0
UNIVISON DEPORTES FCUDN12:00 PM1:00 PM130.0
AROUND THE HORNENN6:00 AM6:30 AM130.0
EXPRESS XTRA – RBEINXTRA WEEDAY – R9:00 PM10:00 PM120.0
2015 PLAYOFF PLBK R2NBATCLEVELAND/CHICAGO GM33:00 PM4:00 PM120.0
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN11:00 AM12:00 PM120.0
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONENN12:30 AM1:00 AM120.0
RADIUSNBCSN1036:00 AM6:30 AM120.0
UEL PREGAME LFS2292:30 PM2:56 PM120.0
COPA LIB PREVIAFOXDRD OF 165:00 PM5:22 PM120.0
SUPER ESTADIOUDN8:00 AM11:00 AM110.0
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNUSEC STORIED: ITS TIME3:30 PM5:00 PM110.0
CENTRAL FOX – MEXFOXD3:00 PM4:00 PM110.0
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN6:00 AM7:00 AM110.0
CYCLING –BEINGIRO D ITALIA – HIGHLIGHTS8:00 AM8:30 AM110.0
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEENN2:00 AM2:30 AM110.0
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALESPNUGRUDENS QB CAMP – MARCUS MARIOTA9:30 AM10:00 AM110.0
COLL FTBL BOWL GAMEESPNUKANSAS STATE/UCLA1:30 PM3:30 PM100.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS114898:00 AM9:00 AM100.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS114899:00 AM10:00 AM100.0
UCL HIGHLIGHTSFS2602:00 PM2:30 PM100.0
UFC ULTIMATE KNOCKOUTSFS2HEAVYWEIGHTS6:30 PM7:00 PM100.0
UFC ULTIMATE KNOCKOUTSFS2RISING STARS7:30 PM8:00 PM100.0
COPA LIB RD OF 16FOXDINTERNACIONAL VS ATL MINEIRO1:00 PM3:00 PM90.0
HIS & HERSENN1:00 AM2:00 AM90.0
SPORTSCENTERU     LESPNUCOLLEGE BASEBALL LIVE7:00 PM7:30 PM90.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA -RFOXD4:00 PM5:00 PM80.0
ULTIMATE FIGHTERFS2404:BOILING POINT2:00 AM3:00 AM80.0
FIRST TAKE RE-TAKEENN9:30 AM10:00 AM80.0
RADIUSNBCSN1256:30 AM7:00 AM80.0
LMF ZONAUDN2:00 PM3:00 PM70.0
THIS IS PARISBEIN2:00 PM2:30 PM70.0
FIRST TAKE RE-TAKEENN9:00 AM9:30 AM70.0
UFC 1 ON 1FS2URIJAH FABER1:30 AM2:00 AM70.0
UFC ULTIMATE KNOCKOUTSFS2RARE AND UNUSUAL KNOCKOUTS7:00 PM7:30 PM70.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA EARLY-RFOXD9:00 AM10:00 AM60.0
LIGA MX EN 60UDN3:00 PM4:00 PM60.0
AROUND THE HORNENN8:00 AM8:30 AM60.0
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEENN2:30 AM3:00 AM60.0
BARCA TV –BEINBARCA TV10:00 PM1:00 AM50.0
MIKE FRANCESA SHOW LFS23475:05 PM6:30 PM50.0
EXPRESS XTRA – RBEINXTRA WEEDAY – R6:00 AM7:00 AM50.0
LA LIGA BBVA MARQUEE-RBEINREAL MADRID VS. VALENCIA3:00 PM5:00 PM40.0
LIGA MX EN 60UDN4:00 PM4:59 PM40.0
RUGBYBEINPRO 12 – ULSTER VS. MUNSTER7:00 PM9:00 PM30.0
UCL SEMIFINALFS2REAL MADRID/JUVENTUS FOOTBALL CLUB12:00 PM2:00 PM30.0
LIGUE 1BEINMARSEILLE VS. AS MONACO12:00 PM1:30 PM30.0
EXPRESS XTRA – LBEINXTRA WEEKDAY – L6:00 PM7:00 PM30.0
EXPRESS XTRA – RBEINXTRA WEEDAY – R7:00 AM8:00 AM30.0
BALL UPFS2SEARCH FOR THE NEXT CHICAGO10:00 AM11:00 AM30.0
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALESPNUGRUDENS QB CAMP – GARRETT GRAYSON7:00 AM7:30 AM30.0
CENTRAL FOX EARLY-RFOXD8:00 AM9:00 AM20.0
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALESPNUGRUDENS QB CAMP – BRYCE PETTY6:00 AM6:30 AM20.0
UFC FROM ALL  ANGLESFS2FRANKIE EDGAR12:00 AM12:30 AM20.0
CONEXION TDNUDN7:00 AM7:30 AM20.0
BALL UPFS2SEARCH FOR THE NEXT KANSAS CITY8:00 AM9:00 AM10.0
LIGUE 1 SHOWBEIN1:30 AM2:00 AM10.0
NBA TONIGHTENN8:30 AM9:00 AM10.0
SPORTSCENTER SPECIALESPNUGRUDENS QB CAMP – JAMEIS WINSTON6:30 AM7:00 AM10.0
UFC  ULTIMATE INSIDERFS2SWANSON/LAMAS/MCGREGOR/ALDO12:30 AM1:00 AM10.0
ATP WORLD TOUR UNCOVEREDBEINATPWORLD11:32 AM12:00 PM10.0
REAL MADRID TV –BEINREAL MADRID TV5:00 PM6:00 PM00.0
CENTRAL FOX EARLY-RFOXD7:00 AM8:00 AM00.0
PAID PROGRAMMINGFOXD6:00 AM7:00 AM00.0
BALL UPFS2SEARCH FOR THE NEXT LOUISVILLE7:00 AM8:00 AM00.0
BALL UPFS2SEARCH FOR THE NEXT INDIANAPOLIS9:00 AM10:00 AM00.0
BALL UPFS2SEARCH FOR THE NEXT NEW YORK11:00 AM12:00 PM00.0
UFC MAIN EVENTFS2156:ALDO/EDGAR6:00 AM7:00 AM00.0
CYCLING –BEINGIRO D ITALIA – HIGHLIGHTS1:00 AM1:30 AM00.0
FIBA BASKETBALL SHOWBEINFIBABASKETBALL2:30 PM3:00 PM00.0
CONEXION TDNUDN7:30 AM8:00 AM00.0

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 20,000 homes in the Nielsen panel and a bit over 50,000 panelists, where 1 Nielsen panelist watching a whole telecast represents around 5,800 people.  So something averaging a million viewers averaged around 170 people out of the 50K+ panel — small, but still statistically significant. But when there’s a show with 30,000 viewers, that’s only around 5 or 6 Nielsen panelists…

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