Rockets-Knicks, Heat-Blazers, Michigan State- Iowa lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday January 8, 2015

January 9, 2015

We can’t blame Sir Charles for whining about having to show the Knicks, nonetheless the Houston Rockets vs. the New York Knicks on TNT topped the cable sports networks on Thursday with  1.420 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. The late Miami Heat vs. Portland Trailblazers contest averaged 1.391 million viewers and a  0.6 adults 18-49 rating Michigan State vs Iowa on ESPN averaged 1.211 million viewers and a…

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Cavs/Rockets, ‘Pardon the Interruption,’ Suns/Timberwolves lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Wednesday January 7, 2015

January 9, 2015

NBA action on ESPN with the Houston Rockets at the LeBron-less Cleveland Cavaliers topped the cable sports networks on Wednesday with 1.413 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. Wednesday’s PTI was second with 1.138 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating The late-night NBA Phoenix Suns vs. Minnesota Timberwolves averaged 1.073 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. Wednesday’s Around the Horn averaged 760,000 viewers and…

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Ohio State/Minnesota, ‘Pardon the Interruption,’ ‘Around the Horn’ lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Tuesday January 6, 2015

January 8, 2015

Ohio State vs. Minnesota college hoops on ESPN topped the cable sports networks on Tuesday with just over 1 million viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. Pardon the Interruption was next with 986,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. The SportsCenter that ran after the Ohio State/Minnesota game averaged 986,000 followed by Around the Horn with 787,000 viewers. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Tuesday January 6, 2015: This is sorted…

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Notre Dame/North Carolina, PTI, Around The Horn lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday January 5, 2015

January 8, 2015

In viewership, college basketball action between Notre Dame and North Carolina topped the cable sports nets averaging 1.575 million to go along with a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. Among adults 18-49 Pardon The Interruption was tops among the sports nets with a 0.6 rating to go along with its 1.229 million viewers. Around The Horn averaged 878,000 and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. The Oklahoma/Texas basketball matchup averaged 911,000 viewers…

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Rice/Fresno State, Western Kentucky/Central Michigan lead cable sports TV ratings for Wednesday December 24, 2014

December 29, 2014

A slow Christmas Eve with the Hawaii Bowl featuring Rice and Fresno State leading viewership of the sports cable nets with 1.91 million viewers. Popeye’s Bahamas Bowl with Western Kentucky and Central Michigan was second with 1.5 million viewers. The year-in-review Pardon The Interruption drew 1.14 million viewers. The year-end wrap up/Tournament of Champions finale for Around The Horn averaged just over a million viewers (1.003M). Cable Sports TV Ratings…

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‘Pardon The Interruption’ Viewership for 2014

December 28, 2014

During the holiday lull, we figured why not post something ridiculous like a table with the whole year* of PTI telecasts? Some tidbits before the table: Most-watched PTI episode of the season was 1.541 million on Tuesday, April 29 Least-watched was 350,000 on Wednesday, September 10 (got bounced to ESPN News) PTI had a million or more viewers 87 times out of ~225 telecasts The table below is the 5:30-6p premiere telecast,…

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Broncos/Bengals, Monday Night Countdown, BYU/Memphis lead Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday December 22, 2014

December 23, 2014

The Denver Broncos vs. Cincinnati Bengals ‘Monday Night Football’ matchup led the world of cable sports (as well as all of cable and broadcast network television) averaging 16.03 million viewers, up almost 5 million viewers from last week’s awful Saints vs. Bears contest. The SportsCenter that followed the game was second with 4.04 million viewers and ‘Monday Night Countdown’ pregame action was third averaging 2.36 million. The afternoon Miami Bowl featuring BYU & Memphis…

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