NBA All-Star Game, PBA Bowling, PGA lead cable sports networks for Sunday February 15, 2015

 

The NBA All-Star Game led the cable sports networks on Sunday averaging 5.956 million viewers on TNT and another 1.219 million on the TBS simulcast for a total of 7.175 million with a 3.1 adults 18-49 rating.

The All-Star pregame averaged 3.134 million viewers on TNT and another 1.39 million watched an encore of the All-Star Game right after the game finished.

PBA Bowling from 1-3p on ESPN averaged 871,000 viewers and 1.5 hours of PGA coverage on the Golf Channel averaged 734,000.

The 10am SportsCenter averaged 720,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating.

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Sunday February 15, 2015:

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Program Net Day Start-End Viewers (000)
2015 NBA ALL STAR GAME TNT Sun 08:42P-11:22P 5956
NBA ALLSTAR TIP OFF TNT Sun 07:00P-08:42P 3134
2015 NBA ALL STAR GAME TNT Sun 11:22P-02:02A 1390
2015 NBA ALL STAR GAME TBSC Sun 08:42P-11:22P 1219
NBA ALLSTAR TIP OFF TBSC Sun 08:00P-08:42P 871
PBA BOWLING             L ESPN Sun 01:00P-03:00P 838
PGA TOUR GOLF Sun 01:00P-02:30P 734
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN Sun 10:00A-01:00P 720
HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS BKBL ESPN Sun 05:00P-06:00P 698
OUTSIDE THE LINES-WKND ESPN Sun 09:00A-09:30A 583
SPORTS REPORTERS ESPN Sun 09:30A-10:00A 572
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN Sun 08:00A-09:00A 552
SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN Sun 06:00P-08:00P 510
COLL FTBL ALL-STAR CHALL ESPN Sun 03:00P-05:00P 506
SPORTSCENTER LATE ESPN Sun 12:30A-02:00A 499
SPORTSCENTER MORNING ESPN Sun 07:00A-08:00A 462
GC PREGAME LI GOLF Sun 02:30P-02:57P 461
WMNS COLL BKBL REG SSN  L ESP2 Sun 03:04P-05:09P 425
SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN Sun 11:00P-12:30A 419
SPORTSCENTER MORNING ESPN Sun 06:00A-07:00A 409
NASCAR RACE HUB WKND ED L FS1 Sun 11:00A-12:00P 408
HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS BKBL ESP2 Sun 12:00P-01:00P 330
NHRA SPORTSMAN SERIES ESP2 Sun 11:00A-12:00P 318
WESTMINSTER AGILITY CHP FS1 Sun 12:00P-02:00P 303
ASW SPRINT PRE-GM CONCERT NBAT Sun 06:00P-07:00P 301
NHL REGULAR SEASON  L NBCS Sun 07:33P-10:13P 289
WMNS COLL BKBL REG SSN  L ESP2 Sun 05:09P-07:00P 286
WMNS COLL GYMNASTICS ESP2 Sun 07:00P-09:00P 276
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESPN Sun 08:00P-09:00P 266
NBA GAMETIME LIVE NBAT Sun 05:00P-06:00P 237
GOLF CENTRAL PREGAME GOLF Sun 12:00P-01:00P 222
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESP2 Sun 07:30A-09:00A 218
WMNS COLL BKBL REG SSN  L ESP2 Sun 01:00P-03:04P 216
COLL BSKTBL: PAC 12 L FS1 Sun 06:35P-08:34P 200
ASW NBA LEGENDS BRUNCH NBAT Sun 12:30P-02:09P 198
LA LIGA BBVA-L- BEIN Sun 10:55A-12:55P 191
NBA INSIDE STUFF REPEAT NBAT Sun 07:00P-07:30P 190
COLL BSKTBL: PAC 12 L FS1 Sun 04:06P-06:09P 186
NBA SPECIAL NBAT Sun 02:09P-02:30P 186
SPORTS REPORTERS ESP2 Sun 10:30A-11:00A 184
NBA D-LEAGUE ALL-STAR NBAT Sun 02:30P-05:00P 184
OUTSIDE THE LINES-WKND ESP2 Sun 10:00A-10:30A 183
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESP2 Sun 09:00A-10:00A 183
FOX COLLEGE HOOP BRIDGE L FS1 Sun 06:09P-06:35P 179
CHAMPIONS TOUR GOLF Sun 02:57P-05:31P 179
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 03:00P-04:00P 173
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 05:00P-06:00P 172
NBA ALL-STAR SAT NIGHT NBAT Sun 10:00A-12:30P 156
RUGBY SEVENS WORLD SERIES NBCS Sun 04:30P-07:00P 155
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 03:00P-04:00P 139
SPORT SCIENCE ESPN Sun 10:00P-11:00P 136
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESNU Sun 08:30P-10:33P 133
GRANTLAND BBALL SHOW ESPN Sun 09:00P-10:00P 132
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESP2 Sun 06:00A-07:30A 129
NBA SPECIAL NBAT Sun 07:30P-08:00P 126
NHL LIVE PRE NBCS Sun 07:00P-07:33P 123
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 02:00P-03:00P 119
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 06:30P-07:00P 116
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 06:00P-06:30P 116
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 04:00P-05:00P 114
BIG BREAK XXIII: PALM BCH GOLF Sun 05:31P-06:30P 112
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 07:00P-07:30P 111
SPORTS REPORTERS ENN Sun 12:30P-01:00P 111
NASCAR DAYTONA 500 POLE FS1 Sun 09:02P-10:00P 110
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 04:00P-05:00P 110
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESP2 Sun 09:00P-10:00P 109
WMNS COLL BKBL REG SSN  L ESNU Sun 12:00P-02:00P 106
PREMIER LEAGUE ENCORE NBCS Sun 10:00A-12:00P 106
OUTSIDE THE LINES-WKND ENN Sun 12:00P-12:30P 105
NHL LIVE POST NBCS Sun 10:13P-10:35P 105
MONSTER SUP BEHIND DREAM FS1 Sun 10:30A-11:00A 104
MORNING DRIVE GOLF Sun 11:00A-12:00P 102
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 07:00P-08:00P 102
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 02:00P-03:00P 101
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 01:00P-02:00P 101
MORNING DRIVE GOLF Sun 10:00A-11:00A 99
BLEACHER FEATURE MOVIE MLBN Sun 02:00P-04:00P 99
GOLF CENTRAL-POST GOLF Sun 06:42P-07:42P 98
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 04:00P-05:00P 98
FA CUP RD 5 L FS2 Sun 10:55A-01:00P 96
PERFECT STORM: THE 1979 FS1 Sun 09:32A-10:30A 95
PGA TOUR: CBS GOLF Sun 07:42P-12:50A 95
GOLF CHANNEL ACADEMY GOLF Sun 06:30P-06:42P 95
INSIDE THE NBA NBAT Sun 11:20P-12:04A 95
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 05:00P-06:00P 95
SPORTSCENTER FEATURED ENN Sun 07:30P-08:00P 90
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 06:00P-07:00P 90
FA CUP RD 5 L FS1 Sun 07:23A-09:32A 88
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 09:00P-10:00P 86
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 12:00P-01:00P 86
JACKIE ROBINSON STORY MLBN Sun 12:00P-01:30P 85
PERFECT STORM: THE 1979 FS1 Sun 10:00P-11:00P 81
EPIC MOMENTS MLBN Sun 11:30P-12:00A 79
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 10:00P-11:00P 79
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 01:00P-02:00P 78
PREMIER LEAGUE ENCORE NBCS Sun 08:00A-10:00A 76
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 09:30A-10:00A 74
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESNU Sun 04:06P-05:48P 73
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 11:00P-12:00A 73
OUTSIDE THE LINES-WKND ENN Sun 11:00A-11:30A 71
FOX SPORTS LIVE FS1 Sun 06:00A-07:00A 71
NBA GAMETIME NBAT Sun 09:00A-10:00A 71
NBA D-LEAGUE ALL-STAR NBAT Sun 08:00P-10:30P 70
SPORTS REPORTERS ENN Sun 11:30A-12:00P 69
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 05:00P-06:00P 68
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 11:00A-12:00P 68
INSIDE THE BIG EAST D FS1 Sun 08:34P-09:02P 67
EUROPEAN TOUR GOLF Sun 06:00A-10:00A 67
FA CUP MATCH DAY L FS1 Sun 07:00A-07:23A 66
NYC HIGH SCHOOL BKBL CH L FS1 Sun 02:00P-04:06P 66
TOP 10 NFLN Sun 08:00P-09:00P 66
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 10:33P-11:00P 63
FILM SESSION NFLN Sun 08:00A-09:00A 63
90 IN 30 – BEIN Sun 05:00P-05:30P 62
UCL MAGAZINE FS2 Sun 01:00P-01:30P 60
LA LIGA BBVA-L- BEIN Sun 12:55P-02:30P 59
MLB NETWORK SPECIAL MLBN Sun 07:00P-08:00P 59
NBA GAMETIME NBAT Sun 08:00A-09:00A 59
NBA GAMETIME NBAT Sun 06:00A-07:00A 59
FILM SESSION NFLN Sun 06:00A-07:00A 58
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 09:00A-09:30A 57
ROAD TO CANTON NFLN Sun 12:00A-01:00A 56
SERIE A – L BEIN Sun 02:40P-04:45P 54
SPORT SCIENCE ESP2 Sun 11:00P-12:00A 54
SERIE A – L BEIN Sun 08:55A-10:55A 53
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 08:00P-09:01P 53
MLB NETWORK SPECIAL MLBN Sun 06:00P-07:00P 53
EXPRESS WRAPUP  – L BEIN Sun 04:45P-05:00P 52
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 07:00P-07:30P 52
NBA SPECIAL NBAT Sun 10:30P-11:00P 52
NBA GAMETIME NBAT Sun 07:00A-08:00A 52
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 07:30P-08:00P 51
A10 BASKETBALL L NBCS Sun 02:35P-04:30P 51
SPORTSCENTER FEATURED ENN Sun 08:00A-09:00A 50
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 08:00P-08:30P 49
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 07:30A-08:00A 48
ESPN FC ESP2 Sun 12:00A-01:00A 48
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 10:00P-11:00P 47
X GAMES ESP2 Sun 10:00P-11:00P 47
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 02:00A-03:00A 47
MLBN COUNT DOWN MLBN Sun 01:30P-02:00P 47
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 10:30A-11:00A 46
MLB NETWORK SPECIAL MLBN Sun 08:00P-09:00P 45
NFL FILMS PRESENTS NFLN Sun 10:00A-10:30A 45
WMNS COLL BKBL REG SSN  L ESNU Sun 02:00P-04:06P 44
ESPNU STUDIO   L ESNU Sun 05:48P-06:00P 44
CAA BASKETBALL L NBCS Sun 12:30P-02:35P 44
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 06:30P-07:00P 43
KEN BURNS BASEBALL MLBN Sun 09:00P-11:30P 43
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 10:00A-10:30A 42
MLBN COUNT DOWN MLBN Sun 12:00A-01:00A 42
NBCSN SPORTS REPORT NBCS Sun 10:35P-11:35P 42
USSA EVENTS NBCS Sun 11:35P-12:35A 42
VOLVO OCEAN RACE NBCS Sun 12:00P-12:30P 42
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 07:00A-07:30A 41
INSIDE THE NBA NBAT Sun 12:04A-12:30A 41
UFC FS1 FIGHT NIGHT FS2 Sun 08:00A-10:55A 40
INSIDE THE NBA NBAT Sun 01:15A-01:59A 40
EXPRESS PREGAME – L BEIN Sun 02:30P-02:40P 39
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 11:00A-12:00P 39
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ENN Sun 09:01P-10:00P 38
PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME NFLN Sun 09:00A-10:00A 38
EXPRESS XTRA WKND – L BEIN Sun 06:00P-07:00P 37
FILM SESSION NFLN Sun 07:00A-08:00A 37
GOLF CENTRAL GOLF Sun 12:50A-01:50A 36
RUGBY SEVENS WORLD SERIES NBCS Sun 12:35A-03:00A 36
ROAD TO CANTON NFLN Sun 01:00A-02:00A 35
NBA ACTION NBAT Sun 11:00P-11:20P 34
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 06:00A-06:30A 33
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 06:30A-07:00A 33
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 11:30P-12:00A 33
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 01:00A-01:30A 32
MLB NETWORK SPECIAL MLBN Sun 01:00A-02:00A 32
SOUND FX: BEST OF… NFLN Sun 10:30A-11:00A 32
INSIDE THE NBA NBAT Sun 12:30A-01:15A 30
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 02:00A-02:30A 28
FOX SPORTS LIVE L FS1 Sun 11:00P-12:00A 28
INSIDE THE NBA NBAT Sun 01:59A-02:30A 28
90 IN 30 – BEIN Sun 05:30P-06:00P 27
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 02:30A-03:00A 27
PREMIER LEAGUE ENCORE NBCS Sun 06:00A-08:00A 26
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESP2 Sun 01:00A-02:00A 25
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 10:00A-11:00A 25
LA LIGA BBVA-R- BEIN Sun 10:00P-12:00A 24
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 12:30A-01:00A 24
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 09:00A-10:00A 23
ROAD TO CANTON NFLN Sun 02:00A-03:00A 22
SN MONTHLY JEERS ENN Sun 01:30A-02:00A 20
SPORTSCENTERU     L ESNU Sun 06:00P-06:30P 20
UFC FS1 PRELIMS FS2 Sun 06:00A-08:00A 20
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 12:00A-12:30A 19
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN ESNU Sun 10:30A-12:00P 19
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN ESNU Sun 09:00A-10:30A 19
90 IN 30 – BEIN Sun 01:00A-01:30A 18
RUGBY BEIN Sun 07:00P-09:00P 18
FOX SPORTS LIVE FS1 Sun 12:00A-01:00A 18
SPORTSCENTER TOP 10 ENN Sun 11:00P-11:30P 16
FOX SPORTS 1 ON 1 FS2 Sun 01:30P-02:00P 16
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 12:00A-12:30A 15
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 11:30P-12:00A 14
FOX SPORTS LIVE FS1 Sun 02:00A-03:00A 14
FOX SPORTS LIVE FS1 Sun 01:00A-02:00A 13
BURTON EUROPEAN OPEN FS2 Sun 05:30P-06:30P 13
NYC HIGH SCHOOL BKBL CH L FS2 Sun 02:00P-03:26P 13
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ESNU Sun 11:00P-11:30P 11
EXPRESS PREGAME – L BEIN Sun 08:30A-08:55A 9
EXPRESS XTRA WKND – R BEIN Sun 12:00A-01:00A 9
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN ESNU Sun 12:30A-02:30A 9
SPORTSCENTERU ESNU Sun 08:00A-09:00A 9
90 IN 30 – BEIN Sun 01:30A-02:00A 8
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 08:00A-09:00A 8
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 07:00A-08:00A 8
WOM COLL BKBL: BIG EAST L FS2 Sun 03:26P-04:00P 7
TOP 10 RIGHT NOW MLBN Sun 06:00A-07:00A 7
UFC FIGHTERS CUT FS2 Sun 01:30A-02:00A 6
EXPRESS XTRA WKND – R BEIN Sun 09:00P-10:00P 5
MONSTER ENERGY SUPERCR FS2 Sun 09:00P-12:00A 5
BURTON EUROPEAN OPEN FS2 Sun 04:00P-05:30P 4
SPORTSCENTERU ESNU Sun 07:00A-08:00A 3
UFC 1 ON 1 FS2 Sun 01:00A-01:30A 3
BURTON EUROPEAN OPEN FS2 Sun 06:30P-08:00P 3
UFC FROM ALL  ANGLES FS2 Sun 12:30A-01:00A 3
UFC FIGHT FLASHBACK FS2 Sun 12:00A-12:30A 3
90 IN 30 – BEIN Sun 02:00A-02:30A 2
MONSTER SUP BEHIND DREAM FS2 Sun 08:30P-09:00P 2
SPORTSCENTERU ESNU Sun 06:00A-07:00A 1
BURTON EUROPEAN OPEN HIGH FS2 Sun 08:00P-08:30P 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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