Rockets-Clippers lead cable sports nets for Sunday May 10, 2015

Despite the Los Angeles Clippers blowing out the Houston Rockets by 33 points on Sunday night to take a 3-1 series lead in their second-round dual, the game on TNT easily topped cable sports for the day with an average of 5.03 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. On NBCSN the New York Rangers 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals to deadlock their second-round NHL Stanley Cup Playoff series…

May 12, 2015
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Cavs-Bulls, Rockets-Clippers lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday May 8, 2015

May 11, 2015

Friday night second-round NBA playoff coverage on ESPN ruled cable sports on Friday. The Chicago Bulls last-second win over the Cleveland Cavaliers averaged 5.614 million viewers and a 2.2 adults 18-49 rating. The Los Angeles Clippers blowout of the Houston Rockets averaged 4.989 million viewers and a 2.1 adults 18-49 rating.  In NHL second-round action on NBCSN the New York Rangers win over the Washington Capitals averaged 1.365 million viewers and a…

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Grizzlies-Warriors, Wizards-Hawks lead cable sports nets for Tuesday May 5, 2015

Second-round NBA playoff games on TNT once again led the cable sports landscape on Tuesday led by the Memphis Grizzlies win over the Golden State Warriors that averaged 4.141 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. The Atlanta Hawks win over the Washington Wizards averaged 2.986 million viewers and a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Blackhawks win over the Minnesota Wild to take a 3-0 series lead in their…

May 6, 2015
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Yankees-Red Sox, Wild-Blackhawks lead cable sports nets for Sunday May 3, 2015

The New York Yankees win over the Boston Red Sox on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball led cable sports for the day with an average of 2.278 million viewers. The Minnesota Wild vs Chicago Blackhawks game in primetime on NBCSN averaged 2.045 million viewers. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Sunday Sunday May 3, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster…

May 5, 2015
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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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Clippers-Spurs, Rockets-Mavs, NASCAR Xfinity Series lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday April 24, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action again (though this time on ESPN) led the cable sports landscape on Friday with the Los Angeles Clippers vs San Antonio Spurs game averaging 3.411 million viewers and a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating. Earlier the Houston Rockets vs Dallas Mavericks averaged 2.465 million viewers and a 1.0 adults 18-49 rating. NASCAR Xfinity Series racing’s ToyotaCare 250 from Richmond on FS1 averaged 1.068 million viewers and a 0.2…

April 27, 2015
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Blackhawks’ ratings steady in Chicago

December 22, 2014

Crain’s reports that through 21 Chicago Blackhawks telecasts on Comcast SportsNet Chicago the games are averaging a 4.05 local household rating (~141,000 TV households), a tad lower than last year’s average through the same point (4.26). The December 16th game vs. the Minnesota Wild scored a season-high 5.53 rating. That was the highest-rated Blackhawks game on CSN since last January (5.81 on 1/14/14 vs. Colorado). According to the Crains report, WGN which…

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