Pardon the Interruption, SportsCenter, Around the Horn lead cable sports nets for Thursday June 4, 2015

June 5, 2015

With the NBA Finals on the ABC mothership (averaging a huge 17.8 million viewers up 3 million viewers and 20% from last year’s 14.8 million for Spurs-Heat game 1) ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 1.0 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating to lead the cable sports networks on Thursday. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday June 4, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s…

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Michigan-Florida Women’s World Series, Pardon the Interruption lead cable sports nets for Wednesday June 3, 2015

June 4, 2015

With the Blackhawks-Lightning game one of the Stanley Cup Final on the NBC broadcast network, Florida’s win over Michigan to win the Women’s College World Series easily led cable sports on Wednesday with 2.273 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating on ESPN. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged  834,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Wednesday June 3, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to…

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Lightning-Rangers, College Softball, PBC Boxing lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday May 29, 2015

June 1, 2015

Game 7 of the NHL Eastern Conference Finals where the Tampa Bay Lightning won out over the New York Rangers to advance to the Stanley Cup Finals averaged 3.287 million viewers and a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating on NBCSN to top Friday’s cable sports landscape. In the College Softball World Series on ESPN, Michigan vs UCLA averaged 989,000 viewers with a 9:39p start and Florida vs LSU averaged 807,000 with a…

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Alabama-Michigan Softball, Scripps National Spelling Bee lead cable sports nets for Thursday May 28, 2015

With a day off for both the NBA and NHL playoffs the College Softball World Series game between Alabama and Michigan led Thursday cable sports with 1.006 million viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating Maybe some of you will protest that the Scripps National Spelling Bee isn’t a sport, but it was on ESPN and averaged 954,000, down versus the 1.096 million it averaged last year. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption…

May 29, 2015
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Rockets-Warriors, Ducks-Blackhawks lead cable sports nets for Wednesday May 27, 2015

May 28, 2015

The Golden State Warriors win over the Houston Rockets on ESPN to win the Western Conference Finals 4-1 and advance to the NBA finals led all cable programming for the day with 8.887 million viewers and a 3.6 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Blackhawks win over the Anaheim Ducks to force a game 7 in the NHL’s Western Conference Finals on NBCSN averaged 2.383 million viewers and a 0.8 adults 18-49 rating. Cable Sports TV Ratings for…

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Cavs-Hawks, Rangers-Lightning lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday May 22, 2015

Game 2 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks on TNT led all cable sports on Friday with 5.935 million viewers and a 2.3 adults 18-49 rating. Game 4 of the NHL Eastern Conference Finals between the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning on NBCSN averaged 1.536 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 956,000 viewers and…

May 26, 2015
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Rockets-Warriors; Ducks-Blackhawks lead cable sports nets for Thursday May 21, 2015

May 22, 2015

Game 2 of the NBA Western Conference Finals one ESPN with the Golden State Warriors holding off the Houston Rockets to take a 2-0 series lead easily topped all cable sports programming (and all cable TV programming) for Thursday. The game averaged 6.866 million viewers and a 2.7 adults 18-49 rating. The SportsCenter after the game averaged 3.071 million viewers and a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating. Game 3 of the NHL’s Western Conference…

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Cavs-Hawks, Rangers-Lightning lead cable sports nets for Wednesday May 20, 2015

May 21, 2015

Game 1 of the NBA’s Eastern Conference Finals with the Cleveland Cavaliers beating the Atlanta Hawks averaged 6.847 million viewers and a 2.8 adults 18-49 rating to easily lead Wednesday’s cable sports programming. The post-game ‘Inside the NBA’ averaged 2.963 million viewers and the pregame averaged 2.061 million viewers. The New York Rangers overtime loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning in game 3 of NHL’s Eastern Conference Finals on NBCSN averaged 1.65 million viewers…

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