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 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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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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Will Pete Rose = ratings for Fox Sports 1? (Updated)

May 13, 2015

Update May 13, 2015:  Based on his debut on May 11, the answer to the question in the headline is “no.”  The post below is unchanged from the original other than adding the May 11 numbers to the table… Pete Rose makes his debut on Fox Sports 1 (FS1) tonight, first at 5pm ET/2pm PT for America’s Pregame and then for an hour-long edition of MLB Whiparound at 7pm ET….

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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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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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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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Pacers-Grizzlies, Pardon the Interruption, Mexico-USA Friendly, lead cable sports nets for Wednesday April 15, 2015

NBA action on ESPN topped Wednesday cable sports with the Indiana Pacers vs Memphis Grizzlies game averaging 1.281 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating, ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 931,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. The International Mexico vs USA Friendly on FS1 averaged 806,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating.  The game averaged 2.76 million viewers on UniMás and another 890,000 on Univision Deportes so between…

April 17, 2015
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