Warriors-Grizzlies, Hawks-Wizards lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday May 15, 2015

Two game 6s in second-round NBA playoff action on ESPN led Friday cable sports. The Golden State Warriors finished off the Memphis Grizzlies and the game averaged 4.901 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. Paul Pierce’s buzzer-beater that would’ve forced overtime…didn’t actually beat the buzzer and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Washington Wizards to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. The game averaged 3.054 million viewers and a 1.2 adults…

May 18, 2015

NASCAR, Wizards-Hawks lead cable sports for Saturday May 9, 2015

Saturday’s second-round matchup where the Washington Wizards held on to beat the Atlanta Hawks at the buzzer and take a 2-1 (at the time) series lead averaged 2.382 million viewers and a 0.9 adults 18-49 rating. The rain-delayed SpongeBob Squarepants NASCAR event in Kansas City averaged 2.48 million viewers (the ~2 hours of rain-delay programming are not included in that average). Saturday boxing on HBO did pretty well considering HBO is only…

May 12, 2015