Rockets-Warriors, NBA Draft Lottery, Blackhawks-Ducks lead cable sports for Tuesday May 19, 2015

Game one of NBA’s Western Conference Finals with the Golden State Warriors erasing a first half deficit and then holding on to win over the Houston Rockets topped all cable sports programming for the day with 6.848 million viewers and a 2.9 adults 18-49 rating. The NBA Draft Lottery that aired prior to the game averaged a record 3.55 million viewers and a  1.5 adults 18-49 rating. That’s up vs….

May 20, 2015
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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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NASCAR, HBO Boxing lead cable sports for Saturday May 16, 2015

NASCAR’s Sprint Cup All-Star Race led cable sports on Saturday with an averaged of 3.84 million viewers. The earlier qualifier averaged 1.966 million viewers. HBO’s boxing coverage of the Gennady Golovkin/Willie Monroe Jr. was, as ever, broken up into small chunks by HBO. The most-viewed chunk was from 10:42p-11:02 with an average of 1.338 million viewers. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday May 16, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to…

May 19, 2015
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Warriors-Grizzlies, Hawks-Wizards lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday May 15, 2015

Two game 6s in second-round NBA playoff action on ESPN led Friday cable sports. The Golden State Warriors finished off the Memphis Grizzlies and the game averaged 4.901 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. Paul Pierce’s buzzer-beater that would’ve forced overtime…didn’t actually beat the buzzer and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Washington Wizards to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. The game averaged 3.054 million viewers and a 1.2 adults…

May 18, 2015
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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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Cavs-Bulls, Clippers-Rockets lead cable sports nets for Tuesday May 12, 2015

Second-round NBA playoff games on TNT once again led  cable sports  on Tuesday. The Cleveland Cavaliers win over the Chicago Bulls averaged 5.921 million viewers and a 2.3 adults 18-49 rating. The Houston Rockets win over the Los Angeles Clippers averaged 5.457 million viewers and a 2.3 adults 18-49 rating. On NBCSN the Tampa Bay Lightning’s win over the Montreal Canadiens to win their second-round series 4-2 averaged 932,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults…

May 13, 2015
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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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