Spurs-Thunder, Cavaliers-Hawks lead cable sports TV ratings for Friday May 6, 2016

May 9, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday May 6, 2016: 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 you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000)…

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Thunder-Spurs, Inside the NBA, NFL Draft lead cable sports TV ratings for Saturday April 30, 2016

May 3, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday April 30, 2016: 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 you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000) NBA PLAYOFFS…

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Clippers-Trail Blazers Game 6, NFL Draft 2nd Round, Heat-Hornets Game 6 lead cable sports TV ratings for Friday April 29, 2016

May 2, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Friday April 29, 2016: 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 you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000)…

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NFL Draft on ESPN up slightly vs 2015 for three-day event

May 1, 2016

For the  three days of NFL Draft coverage ESPN averaged a 2.0 household rating and 3.02 million viewers, up slightly from last year’s 1.9 rating and 2.931 million viewers over the three days. Not bad considering ESPN’s primetime first-round coverage was down versus last year. Per Sports Business Journal’s Austin Karp, NFL Network averaged 1.28 million for its three-day coverage, its best average since the three-day format began in 2010. via ESPN: ESPN…

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NFL Draft leads cable sports TV ratings for Thursday April 28, 2016

April 29, 2016

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday April 28, 2016: 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 you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000) NFL…

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ESPN’s First Round Draft Coverage ratings down 8%, NFL Network’s up 14%

April 29, 2016

ESPN’s first-round coverage of the NFL Draft drew a 4.7 metered market rating from 8-11:45PM ET, down 8% from 2015. ESPN’s telecast peaked from 9:15-9:30 with a 5.6 rating and Cleveland was the top market averaging a 13.3 rating (Columbus was the 2nd highest rated market with a 13.1 — New Orleans (7.8), Dayton (7.7), Birmingham (7.5), Jacksonville (7.2), Philadelphia (7.0), Minneapolis-St. Paul (6.9), Buffalo (6.6) and Nashville (6.1) rounded out…

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NFL Draft, Hawks-Nets, Wild-Blackhawks lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday May 1, 2015

About an hour of second and third-round of NFL Draft coverage on ESPN Friday led cable sports with 2.342 million viewers and a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating. Another 3+ hours of coverage on ESPN2 grabbed 2 million viewers. 4+ hours of coverage on NFL Network averaged 1.11 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. The only NBA game on Friday was the Atlanta Hawks finishing off the Brooklyn Nets in the…

May 4, 2015
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NFL Draft, Clippers-Spurs lead cable sports nets for Thursday April 30, 2015

May 1, 2015

With no Johnny Manziel-esque drama looming it seemed a given that this year’s coverage of the first round of the NFL Draft would be down from last year’s record-setting viewership and that was indeed the case. ESPN’s coverage averaged 7.026 million viewers with a 3.0 adults 18-49 rating, down from last year’s 9.943 million viewers and a 4.6 adults 18-49 rating. NFL Network’s coverage averaged 1.816 million viewers with a 0.9 adults 18-49…

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