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, 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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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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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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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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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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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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PTI, Blackhawks-Predators, NASCAR qualifying lead Cable Sports TV ratings for Friday April 17, 2015

Ah, Friday when the announcement of Tim Tebow’s return to the NFL was still a few days away. ESPN’s ‘Pardon the Interruption’ topped the cable sports coverage with 774,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Blackhawks vs the Nashville Predators mustered 652,000 (note: this was just the national coverage, in Chicago and Nashville the game aired exclusively on local regional sports networks) and a 0.3 adults 18-49…

April 20, 2015
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