Lightning-Rangers, Cardinals-Mets lead cable sports for Monday May 18, 2015

May 19, 2015

With the NBA having the night off, game 2 of the NHL’s Eastern Conference finals that saw the Tampa Bay Lightning cruise past the New York Rangers 6-2 on NBCSN easily topped all cable sports for the day with 1.858 million viewers. ESPN’s Monday Night Baseball’s coverage of the marathon game where the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 in 14 innings averaged 1.043 million viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating….

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Warriors-Grizzlies, Wizards-Hawks lead cable sports for Monday May 11, 2015

May 12, 2015

Two games of NBA second-round playoff action on TNT ruled cable sports on Monday with the Golden State Warriors win over the Memphis Grizzlies to even their series at two games apiece averaging 4.972 million viewers and a 2.1 adults 18-49 rating. The earlier game where the Atlanta Hawks beat the Washington Wizards to even their series at two games each averaged 3.147 million viewers and a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating….

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Clippers-Rockets, Bulls-Cavs lead cable sports for Monday May 4, 2015

May 5, 2015

Two games of NBA second-round playoff action on TNT ruled cable sports on Monday with both visiting teams scoring game one victories. The Los Angeles Clippers win over the Houston Rockets averaged 4.661 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Bulls win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland averaged 4.594 million viewers and a 1.8 adults 18-49 rating. The Washington Capitals win over the New York Rangers in game three…

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Bucks-Bulls, Grizzlies-Trail Blazers lead cable sports for Monday April 27, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT topped the cable sports grid for Monday with the Milwaukee Bucks’ win over the Chicago Bulls averaging 2.966 million viewers and a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating.  The late game where the Portland Trail Blazers’ won over the Memphis Grizzlies averaged 2.578 million viewers and a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating. Pardon the Interruption on ESPN averaged  1.042 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating and…

April 28, 2015
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Pelicans-Warriors, Bucks-Bulls lead cable sports for Monday April 20, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT topped the cable sports grid for Monday with the Golden State Warriors win over the New Orleans Pelicans on TNT averaging 4.073 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Bulls win over the Milwaukee Bucks averaged 3.222 million viewers and a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating. Pardon the Interruption on ESPN averaged 967,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating and the…

April 21, 2015
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Pardon the Interruption, Yankees-Orioles lead cable sports net ratings for Monday April 13, 2015

ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption led the cable sports networks on Monday with an average of 988,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating, beating out Monday Night Baseball’s Yankees-Orioles matchup that averaged 899,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating, Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday April 13, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if…

April 14, 2015
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(Updated) MLB opening Day viewership up 21% on ESPN – cable sports net ratings for Monday April 6, 2015

April 7, 2015

OK, in primetime CBS partied like it was 1997, and Major League Baseball’s opening day was a huge hit in several local markets.  But Blue Jays/Yankees and Mets/Washington fared worse with viewers and adults 18-49 than the typical 90-minute trio of Erik Rydholm shows. Update despite the snark above ESPN reports that: ESPN and ESPN2 combined to televise a four-game MLB Opening Day slate on Monday, April 6, which was up…

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Women’s hoops (Tennessee-Maryland & Dayton-Connecticut), ‘Pardon the Interruption’ lead cable sports nets for Monday March 30, 2015

March 31, 2015

Elite 8 women’s NCAA tournament action on ESPN led the cable sports networks on Monday with the Tennessee vs Maryland game averaging 1.54 million viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating and the Dayton-Connecticut game averaging 1.419 million viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49. Pardon the Interruption averaged 887,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday March 30, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched…

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