Cavs-Bulls, Rockets-Clippers lead cable sports nets for Thursday May 14, 2015

Second-round NBA playoffs on ESPN ruled cable sports on Thursday. The Cleveland Cavaliers win over the Chicago Bulls to win their series 4-2 averaged million 6.592 viewers and a 2.6 adults 18-49 rating. The Houston Rockets win over the Los Angeles Clippers to force a game 7 averaged 5.497 million viewers and a 2.4 adults 18-49 rating. The SportsCenter after the games averaged 2.293 million viewers. On Univision Deportes the Guadalajara/Atlas LigaMX match…

May 15, 2015
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Grizzlies-Warriors, Wizards-Hawks, Caps-Rangers lead cable sports nets for Wednesday May 13, 2015

The cable sports landscape was again topped by second-round NBA playoff action on TNT. The Golden State Warriors win over the Memphis Grizzlies averaged 4.73 million viewers and a 2.1 adults 18-49 rating. The Atlanta Hawks win over the Washington Wizards averaged 3.823 million viewers and a 1.5 adults 18-49 rating. The New York Rangers dramatic overtime game 7 win over the Washington Capitals on NBCSN averaged 2.709 million viewers and a 1.1 adults 18-49…

May 14, 2015
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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
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Clippers-Rockets, Bulls-Cavs lead cable sports nets for Wednesday May 6, 2015

May 7, 2015

The cable sports landscape was again topped by second-round NBA playoff action on TNT. The Houston Rockets win over the Los Angeles Clippers to even the series at a game apiece averaged 4.729 million viewers and a 2.0 adults 18-49 rating. The Cleveland Cavaliers win over the Chicago Bulls to even the series at 1-1 averaged 4.149 million viewers and a 1.7 adults 18-49 rating. In second-round NHL Stanley Cup Playoff action on…

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NFL Draft, Clippers-Spurs lead cable sports nets for Thursday April 30, 2015

May 1, 2015

With no Johnny Manziel-esque drama looming it seemed a given that this year’s coverage of the first round of the NFL Draft would be down from last year’s record-setting viewership and that was indeed the case. ESPN’s coverage averaged 7.026 million viewers with a 3.0 adults 18-49 rating, down from last year’s 9.943 million viewers and a 4.6 adults 18-49 rating. NFL Network’s coverage averaged 1.816 million viewers with a 0.9 adults 18-49…

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Trail Blazers-Grizzlies, Nets-Hawks lead cable sports nets for Wednesday April 29, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT led the cable sports landscape once again with the Memphis Grizzlies win over the Portland Trail Blazers to win the series and advance averaging 2.937 million viewers and a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating. The Atlanta Hawks win over the Nets to take a 3-2 series lead averaged 1.871 million viewers and a 0.8 adults 18-49 rating. The Tampa Bay Lightning’s game 7 win to end…

April 30, 2015
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Pelicans-Warriors, Cavs-Celtics lead cable sports nets for Thursday April 23, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT again ruled the cable sports landscape with The Golden State Warriors dramatic come-from-behind overtime win over the New Orleans Pelicans averaging 3.987 million viewers and a 1.8 adults 18-49 rating. Earlier the Cleveland Cavaliers victory over the Boston Celtics averaged 3.243 million viewers and a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating. Pardon the Interruption averaged  858,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. On NBA TV…

April 24, 2015
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Spurs-Clippers, Trail Blazers-Grizzlies lead cable sports nets +Real Madrid-Atlético Madrid for Wednesday April 22, 2015

April 23, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT led the cable sports landscape for the fourth consecutive day with the San Antonio Spurs‘ win over the Los Angeles Clippers to even the series at 1 game each averaging 3.848 million viewers and a 1.7 adults 18-49 rating. Also on TNT, the Memphis Grizzlies win over the Portland Trail Blazers to take a 2-0 lead in the series averaged 2.528 million viewers and…

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