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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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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Blackhawks-Wild, PTI, PGA: The Players lead cable sports nets for Thursday May 7, 2015

With an off night for the NBA Playoffs the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on NBCSN ruled the cable roost in terms of viewership. The Chicago Blackhawks win over the Minnesota Wild to sweep the series four games to none averaged 1.663 million viewers and a 0.7 adults  18-49 rating. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 938,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. Six+ hours of 2015 Players PGA Tour coverage…

May 8, 2015
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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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Clippers-Rockets, Bulls-Cavs lead cable sports for Monday May 4, 2015

May 5, 2015

Two games of NBA second-round playoff action on TNT ruled cable sports on Monday with both visiting teams scoring game one victories. The Los Angeles Clippers win over the Houston Rockets averaged 4.661 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Bulls win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland averaged 4.594 million viewers and a 1.8 adults 18-49 rating. The Washington Capitals win over the New York Rangers in game three…

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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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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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