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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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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Spurs-Clippers, Mavericks-Rockets, lead cable sports nets for Tuesday April 28, 2015

April 29, 2015

The San Antonio Spurs win over the Los Angeles Clippers to take a 3-2 series lead in the first round of the NBA playoffs was the top cable sports telecast for Tuesday averaging 4.029 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. The Houston Rockets win over the Dallas Mavericks to win the series 4-1 averaged 3.348 million viewers and a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged  914,000 viewers…

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Mavericks-Rockets, Celtics-Cavs lead cable sports nets for Tuesday April 21, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT once again led the cable sports landscape on Tuesday with the later Dallas Mavericks vs Houston Rockets game averaging 3.702 million viewers and a 1.7 adults 18-49 rating and the Boston Celtics vs the Cleveland Cavaliers averaging 3.342 million viewers and a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating. If you’re surprised Celtics-Cavs didn’t come out on top, it looks like folks in Dallas and Houston don’t have the same…

April 22, 2015
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Wizards-Pacers, Clippers-Suns lead cable sports nets for Tuesday April 14, 2015

April 15, 2015

NBA on TNT topped cable sports viewing for Tuesday night with the the Indiana Pacers double-overtime win over the Washington Wizards averaging 1.288 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating and the Los Angeles Clippers vs the Phoenix Suns averaging 1.082 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged  825,000 viewers viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. Update: Per Fox Sports Atletico Madrid-Real…

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Notre Dame-Connecticut, Spurs-Thunder, SportsCenter lead cable sports nets for Tuesday April 7, 2015

April 8, 2015

Connecticut’s win over Notre Dame in the women’s NCAA basketball tournament championship led the cable sports landscape for the day with 3.081 million viewers and a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating but was down 28% from last year’s 4.27 million viewers. The San Antonio Spurs vs the Oklahoma City Thunder on TNT averaged 1.217 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. The battle of Los Angeles between the Lakers and the…

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Heat-Cavs, Suns-Warriors, NIT Championship lead cable sports nets for Thursday April 2, 2015

April 3, 2015

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers easily breezed past LeBron’s former team, the Miami Heat, and the game on TNT easily led the sports cable TV landscape on Thursday averaging 1.994 million viewers and a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating. The late (10:49p ET start) Suns-Warriors matchup on TNT averaged 1.272 million and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. The NIT Championship, Bobby Knight’s last game as a commentator on ESPN, was a…

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PTI, SportsCenter, Flyers-Pens, McDonald’s All-Americans lead cable sports nets for Wednesday April 1, 2015

April 2, 2015

On a slow April Fool’s Day in the sports world Pardon the Interruption topped the cable sports network landscape with an average of 769,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. On NBCSN the Philadelphia Flyers versus the Pittsburgh Penguins averaged 611,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. The late Colorado Avalanche vs San Jose Sharks match averaged 296,000 viewers and a 0.1 adults 18-49 rating. The McDonald’s All-American High School Basketball…

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