Blackhawks-Wild, PTI, PGA: The Players lead cable sports nets for Thursday May 7, 2015

With an off night for the NBA Playoffs the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on NBCSN ruled the cable roost in terms of viewership. The Chicago Blackhawks win over the Minnesota Wild to sweep the series four games to none averaged 1.663 million viewers and a 0.7 adults  18-49 rating. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 938,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. Six+ hours of 2015 Players PGA Tour coverage…

May 8, 2015

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 &…


PTI, SportsCenter, Flyers-Pens, McDonald’s All-Americans lead cable sports nets for Wednesday April 1, 2015

April 2, 2015

On a slow April Fool’s Day in the sports world Pardon the Interruption topped the cable sports network landscape with an average of 769,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. On NBCSN the Philadelphia Flyers versus the Pittsburgh Penguins averaged 611,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. The late Colorado Avalanche vs San Jose Sharks match averaged 296,000 viewers and a 0.1 adults 18-49 rating. The McDonald’s All-American High School Basketball…