Spurs-Warriors, The Masters, Bulls-Heat lead cable sports TV ratings for Thursday April 7, 2016

 

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday April 7, 2016:

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ProgramNetEpisodeStartEndTotal Viewers (000)Viewers Age 18-49 (000)
NBA BASKETBALLTNTSAN ANTONIO/GOLDEN STATE10:43 PM1:08 AM34371905
WWE SMACKDOWNUSAWWE SMACKDOWN8:00 PM10:00 PM2444903
MASTERS GOLF TOURNAMENT LESPNFIRST ROUND3:00 PM7:30 PM2398633
WWE HALL OF FAMEUSAWWE HALL OF FAME 201610:00 PM11:00 PM1677651
NBA BASKETBALLTNTCHICAGO/MIAMI8:14 PM10:43 PM1562766
INSIDE THE NBATNTINSIDE THE NBA1:08 AM2:03 AM1275730
SPORTSCENTER EARLY      LESPN7:30 PM8:00 PM1061454
MASTERS GOLF TOURN (RPT)ESPNFIRST ROUND ENCORE PRESENTATION8:00 PM11:00 PM923352
NBA PRE-GAME SHOWTNT8:00 PM8:14 PM893380
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS2:00 PM3:00 PM678133
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS1:00 PM2:00 PM618138
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS12:00 PM1:00 PM569146
SPORTSCENTER LATE       LESPN11:00 PM12:01 AM489231
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS11:00 AM12:00 PM478133
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS10:00 AM11:00 AM477152
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS9:00 AM10:00 AM400112
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN1:00 PM3:00 PM384199
SPORTSCENTER 1AM        LESPN1:00 AM2:03 AM383204
MLB REGULAR SEASON LFS1TEXAS RANGERS/LOS ANGELES ANGELS10:00 PM1:22 AM371161
NCAA HOCKEY CHAMP LESPN2DENVER/NORTH DAKOTA8:48 PM11:46 PM361148
SPORTSCENTER 12AM  LESPN12:01 AM1:00 AM359183
SPORTSCENTER MORNING    LESPN2:03 AM3:00 AM357175
FIRST TAKE   LESPN210:00 AM12:00 PM338235
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN7:00 AM8:00 AM316198
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPN6:00 AM7:00 AM312188
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN8:00 AM9:00 AM300178
AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAMEMLBNLAD AT SF/HOU AT NYY4:39 PM7:47 PM28599
THURS NIGHT BASEBALL/JIPMLBNMIN AT BAL/BOS AT CLE7:47 PM10:01 PM270100
NHL REGULAR SEASON  LNBCSNDETROIT/BOSTON7:03 PM9:45 PM266110
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN11:00 AM12:00 PM264165
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN9:00 AM10:00 AM261158
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN12:00 PM1:00 PM261144
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS7:30 PM9:30 PM26141
MIKE & MIKE IN THE MORN LESPN26:00 AM10:00 AM246138
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS8:00 AM9:00 AM24667
HIS & HERS  LESPN212:00 PM1:00 PM237162
NASCAR SPRINT CUP PRAC LFS1TEXAS5:30 PM7:00 PM23158
RAIN DELAY/MLBTMLBNRAIN DELAY9:07 PM9:25 PM22992
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN10:00 AM11:00 AM227128
FEHERTYGOLFJORDAN SPIETH3:00 PM4:00 PM22351
UEL QUARTERFINAL LFS1BORUSSIA DORTMUND/LIVERPOOL2:54 PM5:04 PM218127
NFL LIVE                LESPN24:18 PM5:00 PM188103
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS9:30 PM11:30 PM17844
NASCAR XFINITY PRACTICE LFS1TEXAS5:04 PM5:30 PM17654
TENNIS: WOMENS PRO      LESPN21:00 PM4:18 PM17368
NASCAR XFINITY FIN PRAC LFS1TEXAS7:00 PM8:00 PM16038
LIVE FROMGOLFMASTERS11:30 PM1:30 AM15555
NHL LIVE POSTNBCSNDETROIT/BOSTON9:45 PM10:30 PM15458
MORNING DRIVE AT MAJORSGOLF7:00 AM8:00 AM14353
NCAA STUDIO UPDATE  LESPN27:54 PM8:48 PM14272
NCAA HOCKEY CHAMP LESPN2BOSTON COLLEGE/QUINNIPIAC5:00 PM7:54 PM13866
MLB TONIGHT PRIMEMLBNMLB TONIGHT10:01 PM1:00 AM12660
FEHERTYGOLFJORDAN SPIETH-GRAND SLAM4:00 PM5:00 PM12419
MLB WHIPAROUND LFS12371:22 AM2:30 AM12270
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS7:00 PM8:00 PM11961
BEYOND THE WHEELFS18:00 PM9:30 PM11028
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPN230 FOR 30: SMALL POTATOES: WHO KILLED US12:31 AM1:30 AM10445
E:60ESPN211:46 PM12:16 AM10151
MLB REG SEASON PRE LFS1679:30 PM10:00 PM10018
MORNING DRIVE AT MAJORSGOLF6:00 AM7:00 AM9838
GOLF CHANNEL ACADEMYGOLFIAN WOOSNAM-POWER7:00 PM7:30 PM9110
RUNDOWNMLBNTHE RUNDOWN2:00 PM4:39 PM9038
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS9:00 PM10:00 PM8458
FEHERTYGOLFJASON DAY6:00 PM7:00 PM818
PATH TO THE DRAFTNFLNPATH TO THE DRAFT8:00 PM9:00 PM8140
NFL LIVEESPN212:16 AM12:31 AM7940
FSL WITH JAY AND DAN PFS1342:30 AM3:00 AM7941
FEHERTYGOLFJACK NICKLAUS5:00 PM6:00 PM7510
COLLEGE BASEBALL        LESPNUAUBURN/MISSOURI7:30 PM10:30 PM7417
COPA LIB GROUP STAGEFOXDBOCA JUNIORS VS BOLIVAR6:01 PM8:38 PM7322
PATH TO THE DRAFTNFLNPATH TO THE DRAFT6:00 PM7:00 PM7129
UEL PREGAME LFS1392:30 PM2:54 PM7046
NBA TONIGHT     LESPN21:30 AM2:00 AM6927
HIGH HEATMLBNHIGH HEAT1:00 PM2:00 PM6924
NFL REPLAYNFLN2015 WK 6 – CAR VS. SEA5:00 PM6:00 PM6430
NBC SPORTS FILMSNBCSNSANDERSON10:30 PM11:30 PM6325
NHL LIVE PRENBCSNDETROIT/BOSTON6:00 PM7:03 PM6331
SPORTSNATIONESPN22:00 AM2:30 AM6224
PATH TO THE DRAFTNFLNPATH TO THE DRAFT10:00 PM11:00 PM6028
PATH TO THE DRAFTNFLNPATH TO THE DRAFT12:00 AM1:00 AM5924
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 1A1:00 AM2:00 AM5835
UP TO THE MINUTENFLN2016 PRESEASON SCHEDULE RELEASED3:57 PM4:22 PM5822
NBA GAMETIME LIVENBATNBA GAMETIME LIVE7:30 PM8:00 PM5723
STARTERS P, THENBATSTARTERS 4/7/16 L7:00 PM7:30 PM5722
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS11:00 PM12:00 AM5724
JALEN & JACOBYESPN22:30 AM3:00 AM5427
LA ULTIMA PALABRA – LFOXD12:00 AM1:00 AM5329
MLB CENTRALMLBNMLB CENTRAL10:00 AM1:00 PM5320
10 BEFORE TIPNBAT10 BEFORE TIP LIVE6:30 PM7:00 PM5321
UNIVISON DEPORTES FCUDN7:00 PM8:00 PM5239
NBA TV MARQUEE MATCHUPNBATHOUSTON/DALLAS4:30 PM6:30 PM5123
COPA LIB GROUP STAGEFOXDRACING VS DEP CALI8:38 PM11:00 PM5027
AMERICANA OUTDOORSNBCSN4:00 PM4:30 PM496
NFL HQNFLNNFL HQ10:00 AM12:00 PM4930
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 9A9:00 AM10:00 AM4812
LUNKERVILLENBCSN3:30 PM4:00 PM4710
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS1:00 AM2:00 AM4721
FANATICOS DEL FRIOUDN8:00 PM9:00 PM4731
DAN PATRICK SHOWNBCSN9:00 AM12:00 PM4623
HOBIE OUTDOOR ADVENTURESNBCSN4:30 PM5:00 PM4610
INTO THE BLUENBCSN2:30 PM3:00 PM443
STARTERS R, THENBATSTARTERS 4/7/16 R8:00 PM8:30 PM4316
CLASSIC GAMESNFLNDAL VS. GB 2014 NFC DIVISIONAL2:00 PM5:00 PM4320
PATH TO THE DRAFTNFLNPATH TO THE DRAFT2:00 AM3:00 AM4328
NFL HQNFLNNFL HQ12:00 PM2:00 PM4129
WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTINGNBCSN30 – BRANCH/STARKS12:00 AM2:00 AM4014
NHL RIVALSNBCSNORIGINAL SIX11:30 PM12:00 AM3913
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN12:00 AM1:00 AM3829
CENTRAL FOX USFOXD11:00 PM12:00 AM3722
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 7A7:00 AM8:00 AM3716
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 2A2:00 AM3:00 AM3729
COPA LIB GROUP STAGE – RFOXDPUMAS VS OLIMPIA4:00 PM6:01 PM3510
NBA ACTIONNBATNBA ACTION 25258:30 PM9:00 PM3513
SEASONS ON THE FLYNBCSN1:30 PM2:00 PM353
LINEA DE CUATRO LUDN11:00 PM12:00 AM3523
CFB DAILYESPNUSPRING BLITZ10:30 PM11:00 PM3410
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNU30 FOR 30: THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO MAC1:00 AM3:00 AM3419
HERD LFS116212:00 PM2:30 PM3419
SALTWATER EXPERIENCENBCSN3:00 PM3:30 PM349
COPA AMERICA 1995 EN 60UDN10:00 PM11:00 PM3418
BASS 2 BILLFISHNBCSN2:00 PM2:30 PM332
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 8A8:00 AM9:00 AM3213
WOMENS INTL FRIENDLYFS1USA/COLOMBIA9:30 AM11:30 AM3115
QUICK PITCHMLBNQP 6A6:00 AM7:00 AM3119
NFL HQNFLNNFL HQ8:00 AM10:00 AM3116
PATH TO THE DRAFTNFLNPATH TO THE DRAFT6:00 AM7:00 AM3117
BABE WINKLEMANNBCSN1:00 PM1:30 PM301
PRO FOOTBALL TALKNBCSN5:00 PM6:00 PM3010
GYMNASTICSBEINFIG W. CHALLENGE CUP ARTISTIC-COTTBUS D27:00 PM10:00 PM2916
UCL QUARTERFINALFS1PARIS ST-GERMAIN/MAN CITY7:30 AM9:30 AM287
MONSTER JAMFS270:INSIDE MONSTER JAM11:00 PM12:00 AM279
NHRA PRO MOD SERIESFS2GAINESVILLE9:30 PM10:00 PM277
WORLD POKER TOURFS2LEGENDS OF POKER PT 38:30 PM9:30 PM278
COPA AMERICA 1995 EN 60UDN9:00 PM10:00 PM2717
CFB DAILYESPNUSPRING BLITZ6:30 PM7:00 PM2612
SPORTSCENTERU     LESPNU7:00 PM7:30 PM268
WOMENS INTL FRIENDLYFS2USA/COLOMBIA5:30 PM7:30 PM2612
HARDWOOD CLASSICSNBATSPURS/JAZZ 1/15/19919:00 PM11:00 PM2617
CFB DAILY   LESPNUSPRING BLITZ6:00 PM6:30 PM259
WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMPESPNUSYRACUSE/CONNECTICUT4:00 PM6:00 PM253
UEL FULL TIME LFS295:04 PM5:30 PM2519
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/167:00 AM7:30 AM2510
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/167:30 AM8:00 AM2513
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/168:00 AM8:30 AM2511
LOCURA DEPORTIVAUDN6:00 PM7:00 PM2516
G3 SPORTSMAN TVNBCSN12:30 PM1:00 PM242
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNNFL TOTAL ACCESS7:00 AM8:00 AM2414
UFC MAIN EVENTFS2DOS SANTOS/MIOCIC7:00 AM8:00 AM2311
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/1611:00 AM11:30 AM2312
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-LBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-L10:00 PM11:00 PM2216
NHRA SPORTSMAN SERIESFS2LAS VEGAS10:00 PM11:00 PM224
90IN60BEIEBARCELONA VS. REAL MADRID7:00 PM8:00 PM2116
NATIONAL WALLEYE TOURNBCSN12:00 PM12:30 PM214
HARDWOOD CLASSICSNBATSPURS/JAZZ 1/15/199112:00 PM2:00 PM2010
NBA ACTIONNBATNBA ACTION 25254:00 PM4:30 PM2014
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/166:00 AM6:30 AM206
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/168:30 AM9:00 AM209
NASCAR AMERICANBCSN7:00 AM8:00 AM202
90IN60BEIEBARCELONA VS. REAL MADRID11:00 PM12:00 AM1911
WORLD POKER TOURFS2LEGENDS OF POKER PT 27:30 PM8:30 PM1912
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/166:30 AM7:00 AM197
THIS IS PARIS –BEIETHIS IS PARIS5:30 PM6:00 PM1816
WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMPESPNUNOTRE DAME/CONNECTICUT12:00 PM2:00 PM182
CENTRAL FOX – MEXFOXD3:00 PM4:00 PM1813
HARDWOOD CLASSICSNBAT1997 WCF GM6, JAZZ/ROCKETS2:00 PM4:00 PM188
CFB DAILYESPNUSPRING BLITZ11:00 PM11:30 PM174
UCL QUARTERFINALFS1WOLFSBURG/REAL MADRID6:00 AM7:30 AM178
UCL HIGHLIGHTSFS2862:00 PM2:30 PM1712
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/169:30 AM10:00 AM176
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/1611:30 AM12:00 PM175
UFC  TONIGHTFS21058:00 AM9:00 AM167
PASIONUDN4:00 PM6:00 PM168
SERIE A-RBEIELAZIO VS. AS ROMA8:00 PM10:00 PM155
TMZ SPORTSFS110811:30 AM12:00 PM1510
UFC FIGHT FLASHBACKFS2VELASQUEZ/DOS SANTOS 311:00 AM11:30 AM151
COPA LIB GROUP STAGEFOXDIND SANTA FE VS CORINTHIANS1:00 PM3:00 PM148
UCL HIGHLIGHTSFS2851:30 PM2:00 PM1413
UEL PREGAME LFS2392:30 PM2:54 PM1410
UEL QUARTERFINALFS2DORTMUND/LIVERPOOL1:00 AM3:00 AM144
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/169:00 AM9:30 AM144
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/1610:00 AM10:30 AM145
NBC SPORTS FILMSNBCSNSANDERSON2:00 AM3:00 AM143
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 4/6/1610:30 AM11:00 AM134
PFT LIVE AMNBCSN8:00 AM9:00 AM135
LA LIGA SHOW –BEIELA LIGA SHOW5:00 PM5:30 PM1211
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-LBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-L10:00 PM11:00 PM124
CFB DAILYESPNUSPRING BLITZ11:30 PM12:00 AM121
UEL QUARTERFINAL LFS2ATHLETIC CLUB/SEVILLA2:54 PM5:04 PM129
UFC FOXFS214:DOS SANTOS/MIOCIC9:00 AM11:00 AM122
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSN6:30 AM7:00 AM122
REAL MADRID TV – –BEIERMTV-6:00 PM7:00 PM1110
WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMPESPNUNOTRE DAME/CONNECTICUT2:00 PM4:00 PM111
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN3:00 PM4:00 PM117
LIGUE 1 -RBEINPARIS SAINT GERMAIN VS. NICE11:00 PM1:00 AM104
CFB DAILYESPNUSPRING BLITZ12:30 AM1:00 AM100
FANATICOS DEL FRIOUDN2:00 AM3:00 AM1010
ESPORTSESPNUHEROES OF THE DORM12:00 AM12:30 AM91
COPA LIBERTADORES – DFOXDGS:IND DEL VALLE VS ATL MINEIRO10:00 AM12:00 PM94
UFC  TONIGHTFS210511:30 AM12:30 PM90
HARDWOOD CLASSICSNBAT1997 WCF GM6, JAZZ/ROCKETS11:00 PM1:00 AM93
SUPER ESTADIOUDN8:00 AM11:00 AM95
SERIE A-RBEIEJUVENTUS VS. EMPOLI3:00 PM5:00 PM86
WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMPESPNULOUISVILLE/CONNECTICUT10:00 AM12:00 PM81
BUNDESLIGA BEST MARCHFS21:00 PM1:30 PM86
NBA ACTIONNBATNBA ACTION 25251:00 AM1:30 AM81
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSN6:00 AM6:30 AM81
LINEA DE CUATROUDN1:00 AM2:00 AM85
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-RBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R9:00 AM10:00 AM76
LA LIGA BBVA – RBEIEATLETICO MADRID VS. BETIS12:00 AM2:00 AM76
COLLEGE SWIMMINGESPNUNCAA MENS SWIM & DIVING CHMP8:00 AM10:00 AM74
2018 FIFA WORLD CUP MAGFS2712:30 PM1:00 PM71
ZONA CHIVAUDN7:30 AM8:00 AM76
LA LIGA BBVA MARQUEE-RBEINEL CLASICO-BARCELONA VS. REAL MADRID5:00 PM7:00 PM62
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNUSEC STORIED: THUNDER AND LIGHTNING6:30 AM8:00 AM64
LINEA DE CUATROUDN11:00 AM12:00 PM66
LA LIGA BBVA – RBEIEATLETICO MADRID VS. BETIS1:00 PM3:00 PM52
SERIE A – RBEININTER VS. TORINO2:30 PM4:30 PM50
CENTRAL FOX – MEXFOXD12:00 PM1:00 PM51
AMSOIL ARENACROSSFS2LAFAYETTE12:00 AM1:00 AM53
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPNU30 FOR 30: FANTASTIC LIES6:00 AM6:30 AM43
COPA LIBERTADORES – DFOXDGS:ROSARIO CENTRAL V PALMEIRAS8:00 AM10:00 AM43
FOX GOL MEXICO – ESPFOXD2:00 AM3:00 AM44
UFC  UNLEASHEDFS2HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONS6:00 AM7:00 AM42
BAYERN MUNICH TVUDN12:00 PM3:00 PM43
90 IN 30 –BEIEPARIS SAINT GERMAIN VS. NICE12:00 PM12:30 PM30
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-RBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R1:00 AM2:00 AM33
CENTRAL FOX EARLY-RFOXD7:00 AM8:00 AM33
PAID PROGRAMMINGFOXD6:00 AM7:00 AM33
HIGH TOPSNBATMAR 2016 PLAYS OF THE MONTH1:30 AM2:00 AM31
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-RBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R8:00 AM9:00 AM20
MOTO GP MOTO 2-RBEIEROUND 2-ARGENTINA11:00 AM12:00 PM21
90 IN 60BEINBARCELONA VS. REAL MADRID1:00 PM2:00 PM22
FIBA BASKETBALL SHOWBEINFIBABASKETBALL4:30 PM5:00 PM20
CENTRAL FOX WESTFOXD1:00 AM2:00 AM21
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN6:00 AM7:00 AM21
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-RBEIEEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R2:00 AM3:00 AM11
FUTBOL LATINO –BEIEFUTBOL LATINO12:30 PM1:00 PM10
MOTO GP MOTO 2-RBEIEROUND 2-ARGENTINA10:00 AM11:00 AM11
FIFA FOOTBALL SHOWBEINFIFA FOOTBALL SHOW2:00 PM2:30 PM10
LA LIGA WORLD –BEINLIGAWORLD10:00 AM10:30 AM11
LIGUE 1 – LBEINLORIENT VS. LYON11:00 AM1:00 PM10
RUGBYBEINAVIVA – WASPS VS. NORTHAMPTON8:00 AM10:00 AM10
LA LIGA BBVA – RBEIEEIBAR VS. VILLARREAL6:00 AM8:00 AM00
90 IN 60BEINBARCELONA VS. REAL MADRID6:00 AM7:00 AM00
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-RBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R7:00 AM8:00 AM00
FIFA FOOTBALL SHOWBEINFIFA FOOTBALL SHOW2:00 AM2:30 AM00
THIS IS PARIS –BEINTHIS IS PARIS10:30 AM11:00 AM00
THIS IS PARIS –BEINTHIS IS PARIS2:30 AM3:00 AM00
ZONA TIGRESUDN7:00 AM7:30 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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