Answers to some Twitter questions

April 27, 2016

Although web site posts still automatically feed to Twitter, I’m taking a break from Twitter. Still, it feels rude not to answer questions so even if it’s kind of a cheat here are a few from the last few days.  Richard Deitsch’s podcast today with Sports Business Journal’s John Ourand is a lot more interesting than anything below, but if you’ve already plowed through that and have some time on…

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Blues-Blackhawks Game 7 drew a record-breaking 19.6 rating in St. Louis on Fox Sports Midwest

April 27, 2016

Day old news but NHL ratings need all the love they can get and a 19.6 rating in St. Louis (on average, 19.6% of the households in the St. Louis market were tuned in) is a whole lotta love. ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Blues’ dramatic 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 7 of the NHL Western Conference quarterfinals was the most-watched telecast in the history of…

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Clippers-Trail Blazers, Mavericks-Thunder, Blackhawks-Blues lead cable sports TV ratings for Monday April 25, 2016

April 26, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday April 25, 2016: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000)…

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ESPN leads but NBCSN & FS1 top ESPN2 in primetime in cable sports network TV ratings rankings for the week ending April 24, 2016

April 26, 2016

Haven’t done one of these in a while. As is pretty much always the case ESPN led across-the-board, and easily so for the week ending April 24. But fueled by first-round NHL playoffs NBCSN came in 2nd during primetime. Primetime rankings for the week ending March 13, 2016: Net Viewers (000) Viewers 18-49 (000) ESPN 1330  614 NBCS 562  287 FS1 345  133 ESP2 257  128 MLBN 192  71 NBAT 152  72…

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Warriors-Rockets Game 4 on ABC Was Most-Watched First Round NBA Playoff Game since 2002

April 26, 2016

#DubNation via ESPN: Warriors-Rockets Game 4 on ABC: Most-Watched First Round NBA Playoffs Game in 14 Years Sundays’ Golden State Warriors-Houston Rockets Game 4 on ABC was the most-watched first round NBA Playoffs game on any network in 14 years (since 2002), according to Nielsen. The broadcast averaged 7,238,000 viewers (p2+) and a 4.5 U.S. household rating. It peaked from 5:30- 6 p.m. ET with 8,346,000 viewers (p2+) and a…

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Cavaliers-Pistons, Hawks-Celtics lead cable sports TV ratings for Sunday April 24, 2016

April 26, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Sunday April 24, 2016: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000)…

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Clippers-Trail Blazers, Thunder-Mavericks lead cable sports TV ratings for Saturday April 23, 2016

April 26, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday April 23, 2016: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000) NBA PLAYOFFS…

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Spurs-Grizzlies, Cavaliers-Pistons, SportsCenter lead cable sports TV ratings for Friday April 22, 2016

April 25, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday April 22, 2016: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000)…

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