Lakers/Bulls, Warriors/Clippers, Wizards/Knicks lead cable sports TV ratings for Thursday December 25, 2014

December 30, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls on TNT led all Christmas day viewership on the cable sports networks (and all of cable) averaging 4.04 million viewers and a 1.6 adults 18-49 rating.  The late Golden State Warriors vs. the Los Angeles Clippers game averaged 3.076 million viewers and a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating. The noon Washington Wizards vs. the New York Knicks contest on ESPN averaged 3.042 million viewers…


Cavs-Heat Viewership up 19% vs. last year (Updated)

December 26, 2014

Lebron returned to Miami on Christmas and the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. the Miami Heat posted a 5.5 overnight household rating on ABC, up 12% from 2013.  The earlier Oklahoma City Thunder vs. San Antonio Spurs delivered a 4.0 rating, up 8% from the comparable game last year.   In total the ABC double-header scored a 4.8 overnight rating. The Washington Wizards vs. the New York Knicks on ESPN averaged a…