Rockets-Warriors, Blackhawks-Ducks lead cable sports for Monday May 25, 2015

May 27, 2015

The¬†Memorial Day holiday game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals where the Houston Rockets staved off elimination versus the Golden State Warriors on ESPN easily led all cable (not just sports) programming for the day. The game averaged 8.28 million viewers and a 3.4 adults 18-49 rating. In NHL action on NBC Sports Network, the Chicago Blackhawks overtime loss to the Anaheim Ducks averaged 2.055 million viewers and a…


Blackhawks-Ducks Game 5 scores 1.7 overnight rating

The Anaheim Ducks’ overtime win over the Chicago Blackhawks in game 5 of their Western Conference Finals series to take a 3-2 lead averaged a 1.72 overnight household rating on NBCSN. That marks the highest rating for a conference finals game on NBCSN this season. Locally, the game drew a 2.8 rating in the Los Angeles market and a 15.7 rating in Chicago. Overnight household rating = the live+same day…

May 26, 2015

Rockets-Warriors, NBA Draft Lottery, Blackhawks-Ducks lead cable sports for Tuesday May 19, 2015

Game one of NBA’s Western Conference Finals with the Golden State Warriors erasing a first half deficit and then holding on to win over the Houston Rockets topped all cable sports programming for the day with 6.848 million viewers and a 2.9 adults 18-49 rating. The NBA Draft Lottery that aired prior to the game averaged a record 3.55 million viewers and a ¬†1.5 adults 18-49 rating. That’s up vs….

May 20, 2015