PTI, Blackhawks-Predators, NASCAR qualifying lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday April 17, 2015

Ah, Friday when the announcement of Tim Tebow’s return to the NFL was still a few days away. ESPN’s ‘Pardon the Interruption’ topped the cable sports coverage with 774,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Blackhawks vs the Nashville Predators mustered 652,000 (note: this was just the national coverage, in Chicago and Nashville the game aired exclusively on local regional sports networks) and a 0.3 adults 18-49…

April 20, 2015
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30 for 30: ‘Sole Man’, ‘Billion Dollar Game,’ PTI, ‘SEC Storied: Shaq & Dale’ lead cable sports nets for Thursday April 16, 2015

April 17, 2015

Fueled by documentaries, ESPN let in total viewership on Thursday night with the  the 30 for 30 ‘Sole Man’ averaging 954,000 viewers and a 0.5 rating. The 14 minute 30 for 30 short ‘Billion Dollar Game’ averaged 914,000 and ‘SEC Storied: Shaq & Dale’ averaged 684,000. Pardon the Interruption averaged 851,000 viewers. The top NHL playoff was Penguins-Rangers which averaged 597,000 and a 0.2 adults 18-49 rating. Reminder, the NBCSN &…

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Pacers-Grizzlies, Pardon the Interruption, Mexico-USA Friendly, lead cable sports nets for Wednesday April 15, 2015

NBA action on ESPN topped Wednesday cable sports with the Indiana Pacers vs Memphis Grizzlies game averaging 1.281 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating, ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 931,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. The International Mexico vs USA Friendly on FS1 averaged 806,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating.  The game averaged 2.76 million viewers on UniMás and another 890,000 on Univision Deportes so between…

April 17, 2015
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Pardon the Interruption, Yankees-Orioles lead cable sports net ratings for Monday April 13, 2015

ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption led the cable sports networks on Monday with an average of 988,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating, beating out Monday Night Baseball’s Yankees-Orioles matchup that averaged 899,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating, Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday April 13, 2015: 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…

April 14, 2015
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Thunder-Grizzlies, Trail Blazers-Lakers, Pardon the Interruption lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday April 3, 2015

April 6, 2015

NBA action on ESPN led the cable sports networks on Friday with the Oklahoma City Thunder vs the Memphis Grizzlies averaging 1.377 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating and the Portland Trailblazers vs the Los Angeles Lakers averaging 1.342 million and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 889,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. The UniMás broadcast of the Orlando City vs DC United…

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Michigan State-Oklahoma, NC State-Louisville, Pardon the Interruption lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday March 27, 2015

March 30, 2015

The night’s late Michigan State vs Oklahoma “Sweet 16” matchup where Michigan State prevailed on Friday led the cable sports landscape with 4.491 million viewers and a 1.5 adults 18-49 rating. The earlier game where Louisville won out over North Carolina State averaged 4.32 million viewers and a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating. On CBS, Gonzaga’s win over UCLA averaged 5.83 million viewers and Duke’s win over Utah averaged 7.59 million….

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