Bucks-Bulls, Grizzlies-Trail Blazers lead cable sports for Monday April 27, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT topped the cable sports grid for Monday with the Milwaukee Bucks’ win over the Chicago Bulls averaging 2.966 million viewers and a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating.  The late game where the Portland Trail Blazers’ won over the Memphis Grizzlies averaged 2.578 million viewers and a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating. Pardon the Interruption on ESPN averaged  1.042 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating and…

April 28, 2015
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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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Pelicans-Warriors, Bucks-Bulls lead cable sports for Monday April 20, 2015

NBA first-round playoff action on TNT topped the cable sports grid for Monday with the Golden State Warriors win over the New Orleans Pelicans on TNT averaging 4.073 million viewers and a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating. The Chicago Bulls win over the Milwaukee Bucks averaged 3.222 million viewers and a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating. Pardon the Interruption on ESPN averaged 967,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating and the…

April 21, 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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Pardon the Interruption, Yankees-Orioles lead cable sports net ratings for Monday April 13, 2015

ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption led the cable sports networks on Monday with an average of 988,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating, beating out Monday Night Baseball’s Yankees-Orioles matchup that averaged 899,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49 rating, Cable Sports TV Ratings for Monday April 13, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if…

April 14, 2015
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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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(Updated) MLB opening Day viewership up 21% on ESPN – cable sports net ratings for Monday April 6, 2015

April 7, 2015

OK, in primetime CBS partied like it was 1997, and Major League Baseball’s opening day was a huge hit in several local markets.  But Blue Jays/Yankees and Mets/Washington fared worse with viewers and adults 18-49 than the typical 90-minute trio of Erik Rydholm shows. Update despite the snark above ESPN reports that: ESPN and ESPN2 combined to televise a four-game MLB Opening Day slate on Monday, April 6, which was up…

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Warriors-Clippers, Spurs-Heat, PTI lead cable sports nets for Tuesday March 31, 2015

April 1, 2015

The odd Tuesday of NBA action on TNT led the day with the Golden State Warriors win over the Los Angeles Clippers in the late game (10:47ET start) averaging 1.62 million viewers and a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating.  Earlier, the San Antonio Spurs vs Miami Heat matchup averaged 1.349 million viewers and a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged  917,000 viewers viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49…

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