Cavs-Hawks game viewership down 21% from last year to 5.9 million viewers (Updated)

Update: per Turner Sports the game averaged 5.9 million viewers. That’s down 21% from last year’s Game 2 which averaged 7.5 million viewers when it aired on ESPN (on a Tuesday). The game peaked with 7.2 million viewers between 10:30-10:45p ET. TNT notes that through games viewership is up 6% vs its live coverage last year (when it had the Thunder-Spurs Western Conference Finals) Original post: Game 2 of the…

May 23, 2015

Rockets-Mavs, Mets-Yankees, Raptors-Wizards lead cable sports nets for Sunday April 26, 2015

NBA first round playoff action on TNT led the cable sports world on Sunday with an average of 3.75 million viewers and a 1.6 adults 18-49 rating. ¬†In total viewers ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball with the conclusion of the weekend’s New York Mets vs New York Yankees “subway series” averaged 2.449 million viewers and a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating, Update: Several have asked about viewership for ESPN2’s ESports¬†Heroes of the…

April 28, 2015

Spurs-Clippers, Trail Blazers-Grizzlies, Nets-Hawks, NASCAR lead cable sports nets for Sunday April 19, 2015

April 21, 2015

A trio of NBA games on TNT topped the cable sports landscape on Sunday led by the late (~10:45p ET start) San Antonio Spurs vs Los Angeles Clippers game with 3.774 million viewers and a 1.6 adults 18-49 rating. The Portland Trail Blazers vs Memphis Grizzlies game averaged 3.594 million viewers and a 1.5 adults 18-49 rating. The Brooklyn Nets vs Atlanta Hawks game averaged 3.389 million viewers with a…