‘The 85 Bears’ 30 for 30, Lakers-Pelicans, Knicks-Pistons, PTI lead cable sports TV ratings for Thursday February 4, 2016

 

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Thursday February 4, 2016:

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ProgramNetEpisodeStartEndViewers (000)18-49 Rtg
ESPN ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARYESPN30 FOR 30: THE 85 BEARS9:00 PM11:00 PM14250.6
NBA BASKETBALLTNTLA LAKERS/NEW ORLEANS9:55 PM12:18 AM11790.5
NBA BASKETBALLTNTNEW YORK/DETROIT7:19 PM9:55 PM9870.4
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONESPN5:30 PM6:00 PM9670.4
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNOHIO STATE/WISCONSIN7:00 PM9:00 PM9410.3
INSIDE THE NBATNTINSIDE THE NBA12:18 AM1:16 AM7190.4
SPORTSCENTER EARLY      LESPN6:00 PM7:00 PM6390.3
NBA PRE-GAME SHOWTNT7:00 PM7:19 PM6300.2
AROUND THE HORNESPN5:00 PM5:30 PM6200.3
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEESPN4:30 PM5:00 PM5550.3
SPORTSCENTER LATE       LESPN11:00 PM12:00 AM5420.2
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN9:00 AM10:00 AM5280.3
NFL LIVE                LESPN3:30 PM4:30 PM5220.3
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPN8:00 AM9:00 AM5190.3
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPN6:00 AM7:00 AM5110.3
SPORTSCENTER MORNINGESPN7:00 AM8:00 AM4680.3
NFL INSIDERS  LESPN2:30 PM3:30 PM4450.2
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN10:00 AM11:00 AM4360.2
SPORTSCENTER 12AM  LESPN12:00 AM1:00 AM4180.2
SPORTSCENTER 1AM        LESPN1:00 AM2:00 AM4150.2
FIRST TAKE   LESPN210:00 AM12:00 PM4010.2
PGA TOURGOLF2016 WASTE MGMT PHOENIX OPEN3:00 PM7:00 PM4010.1
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN11:00 AM12:00 PM3870.2
SPORTSCENTER MORNING    LESPN2:00 AM3:00 AM3710.2
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN2:00 PM2:30 PM3670.2
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN1:00 PM2:00 PM3470.2
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPN2CONNECTICUT/MEMPHIS9:04 PM11:07 PM3430.1
SPORTSCENTER AM      LESPN12:00 PM1:00 PM3400.2
COLL BKBL SCOREBOARD  LESPN28:44 PM9:04 PM2830.1
MIKE & MIKE IN THE MORN LESPN26:00 AM10:00 AM2740.1
PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONESPN26:30 PM7:00 PM2670.1
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPN2TEXAS A&M/VANDERBILT7:00 PM8:44 PM2550.1
NHL REGULAR SEASON  LNBCSNNY ISLANDERS/WASHINGTON7:33 PM10:05 PM2510.1
NHL REGULAR SEASON  LNBCSNANAHEIM/LOS ANGELES10:05 PM12:50 AM2380.1
SUPER BOWL TONIGHTNFLNSUPER BOWL TONIGHT8:00 PM9:00 PM2260.1
PLAYERS ONLYNFLNSUPER BOWL 509:00 PM10:00 PM2250.1
HIS & HERS  LESPN212:00 PM1:00 PM2180.1
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNAT THE SUPER BOWL7:00 PM8:00 PM2110.1
GOLF CENTRAL-POSTGOLF7:00 PM8:00 PM1980.0
FIRST TAKE RE-TAKEESPN21:00 PM1:30 PM1970.1
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPN2UTAH/OREGON ST11:07 PM1:11 AM1900.1
SOUND FXNFLNBEST OF 2015 SEASON10:00 PM11:00 PM1900.1
PGA TOURGOLF2016 WASTE MGMT PHOENIX OPEN8:00 PM12:00 AM1830.0
GOLF CENTRAL PREGAMEGOLF2:00 PM3:00 PM1730.0
OTL – FIRST REPORT   LESPN21:30 PM2:00 PM1700.1
COLLEGE FOOTBALL LIVE   LESPN22:00 PM2:30 PM1660.1
AROUND THE HORNESPN26:00 PM6:30 PM1580.1
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNAT THE SUPER BOWL11:00 PM12:00 AM1490.1
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNSUPER BOWL LIVE6:00 PM7:00 PM1410.0
SPORTSNATION        LESPN24:00 PM5:00 PM1400.1
FIRST TAKE RE-TAKEESPN22:30 PM3:00 PM1370.1
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNPLAYERS ONLY5:00 PM6:00 PM1360.1
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNSUPER BOWL LIVE12:00 PM1:00 PM1260.0
SUPER BOWL TONIGHTNFLNSUPER BOWL TONIGHT12:00 AM1:00 AM1220.0
FIRST TAKE RE-TAKEESPN25:00 PM5:30 PM1200.0
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNSUPER BOWL LIVE1:00 PM2:00 PM1170.0
NASCAR RACE HUB LFS14485:00 PM6:00 PM1160.0
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNSUPER BOWL LIVE4:00 PM5:00 PM1140.0
COLLEGE BASKETBALL LIVE LESPN21:11 AM1:41 AM1120.0
JALEN & JACOBYESPN22:11 AM2:41 AM1110.0
HIGHLY QUESTIONABLEESPN25:30 PM6:00 PM1090.0
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNSUPER BOWL LIVE2:00 PM3:00 PM1050.0
NBA TONIGHT     LESPN21:41 AM2:11 AM1040.0
LPGA TOURGOLF2016 COATES GOLF CHP11:00 AM2:00 PM1040.0
COLL BSKTBL: PAC 12 LFS1COLORADO/OREGON9:00 PM10:59 PM960.0
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNSUPER BOWL LIVE3:00 PM4:00 PM960.0
SUPER BOWL LIVENFLNSUPER BOWL LIVE11:00 AM12:00 PM940.0
PGA TOURGOLF2016 WASTE MGMT PHOENIX OPEN12:00 AM2:30 AM920.0
HIS & HERSESPN23:00 PM4:00 PM910.0
UFC  COUNTDOWNFS1FIGHT NIGHT:HENDRICKS/THOMPSON8:00 PM8:30 PM900.0
UFC FIGHT FLASHBACKFS1HENDRICKS/LAWLER8:30 PM9:00 PM840.0
DAN PATRICK SHOWNBCSN9:00 AM12:00 PM830.0
NBA REGULAR SN L BONUSNBATNBA ON TNT: LAL/NOP9:48 PM10:10 PM820.0
NASCAR AMERICANBCSN5:00 PM6:00 PM790.0
PLAYERS ONLYNFLNSUPER BOWL 501:00 AM2:00 AM790.0
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNUTULSA/TEMPLE7:00 PM9:07 PM670.0
SOUND FXNFLNBEST OF 2015 SEASON2:00 AM3:00 AM660.0
UNIVISON DEPORTES FCUDN7:00 PM8:00 PM660.0
NFL FILMS PRESENTSFS1GREATEST GAMES7:30 PM8:00 PM640.0
HERD LFS111912:00 PM3:00 PM620.0
MORNING DRIVEGOLF10:00 AM11:00 AM620.0
TBT HARDWOOD CLASSICNBATALL STAR GAME – 1992 (POP UP)9:30 PM11:30 PM580.0
TRIBUNA INTERACTIVAUDN9:00 PM10:00 PM580.0
MORNING DRIVEGOLF9:00 AM10:00 AM570.0
NHL LIVE POSTNBCSNANAHEIM/LOS ANGELES12:50 AM1:21 AM570.0
MLB NOWMLBNMLB NOW 7:30P7:30 PM8:00 PM550.0
GEORGE P WRLD OF SLTWATERNBCSN1:00 PM1:30 PM530.0
NHL LIVE PRENBCSNNY ISLANDERS/WASHINGTON6:30 PM7:33 PM520.0
NBA GAMETIME LIVENBATNBA GAMETIME LIVE6:30 PM7:00 PM510.0
SUPER BOWL HQNFLNSUPER BOWL HQ8:00 AM11:00 AM510.0
LINEA DE CUATRO LUDN11:00 PM12:00 AM510.0
NFL FILMS PRESENTSFS1SUPER BOWL MEMORIES7:00 PM7:30 PM500.0
HIGH HEATMLBNHIGH HEAT 1P1:00 PM2:00 PM500.0
NFL TOTAL ACCESSNFLNAT THE SUPER BOWL6:00 AM7:00 AM490.0
SUPER BOWL TONIGHTNFLNSUPER BOWL TONIGHT7:00 AM8:00 AM490.0
FUTBOL EN SERIO PUNTOUDN10:00 PM11:00 PM490.0
ESPN RECRUITING NATION LESPNU6:00 PM7:00 PM480.0
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNTOP 10 SECOND BASEMEN 201610:00 PM11:00 PM480.0
LPGA TOURGOLF2016 COATES GOLF CHP6:00 AM6:30 AM460.0
EUROPEAN TOURGOLF2016 OMEGA DUBAI DESERT CLS6:30 AM8:30 AM460.0
TBT HARDWOOD CLASSICNBATALL STAR GAME – 198611:30 PM1:00 AM460.0
SEASONS ON THE FLYNBCSN1:30 PM2:00 PM460.0
MORNING DRIVEGOLF8:30 AM9:00 AM440.0
TOP 10 RIGHT NOWMLBNTOP 10 RELIEF PITCHERS 20169:00 PM10:00 PM440.0
BASS 2 BILLFISHNBCSN2:00 PM2:30 PM440.0
INTO THE BLUENBCSN2:30 PM3:00 PM440.0
TMZ SPORTSFS16412:00 AM12:30 AM430.0
COPA LIB PREVIAFOXD1ST ROUND5:00 PM5:21 PM420.0
TBT HARDWOOD CLASSICNBATALL STAR GAME – 20117:30 PM9:30 PM420.0
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNUMURRAY STATE/SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE9:07 PM11:04 PM410.0
WHITLOCKS HOUSE PARTY LFS143:00 PM5:00 PM410.0
GARBAGE TME KATIE NOLAN LFS1456:00 PM7:00 PM410.0
MLB TONIGHTMLBNMLB TONIGHT 11P11:00 PM12:00 AM410.0
TBT HARDWOOD CLASSICNBATALL STAR GAME – 19881:00 AM3:00 AM410.0
DAN LE BATARD SHOW LESPNU10:00 AM1:00 PM400.0
MLB TONIGHTMLBNMLB TONIGHT 6P6:00 PM7:00 PM400.0
MLB TONIGHTMLBNMLB TONIGHT 8P8:00 PM9:00 PM400.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 2/3/166:00 AM7:00 AM400.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 2/3/167:00 AM8:00 AM400.0
G3 SPORTSMAN TVNBCSN12:30 PM1:00 PM400.0
SALTWATER EXPERIENCENBCSN3:00 PM3:30 PM400.0
STARTERS R, THENBATSTARTERS 2/4/16 R7:00 PM7:30 PM390.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 LAS VEGAS PT611:00 PM12:00 AM380.0
MLB NOWMLBNMLB NOW 2P2:00 PM3:00 PM380.0
HIGH HEATMLBNHIGH HEAT 5:30P5:30 PM6:00 PM380.0
PRESS CONFERENCENBATWARRIORS PRESS CONFERENCE2:01 PM2:17 PM380.0
FANATICOS DEL FRIOUDN8:00 PM9:00 PM380.0
UFC  RELOADEDFS2171:HENDRICKS/LAWLER1:00 PM4:00 PM370.0
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN12:00 AM1:00 AM370.0
TMZ SPORTSFS16311:30 AM12:00 PM360.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 LAS VEGAS PT510:00 PM11:00 PM360.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 2/3/168:00 AM9:00 AM360.0
NATIONAL WALLEYE TOURNBCSN12:00 PM12:30 PM360.0
PRO FOOTBALL TALKNBCSN6:00 PM6:30 PM360.0
CENTRAL FOX USFOXD11:00 PM12:01 AM350.0
FOX SPORTS LIVE LFS1211610:59 PM12:00 AM350.0
10 BEFORE TIPNBAT10 BEFORE TIP LIVE6:00 PM6:30 PM340.0
COPA LIB 1ST ROUNDFOXDORIENTE PETROLERO VS IN SANTA FE7:30 PM9:51 PM330.0
BEST THING I HERDFS15912:30 AM1:00 AM320.0
HOT STOVEMLBNHOT STOVE WEEKDAY 11A11:00 AM1:00 PM310.0
STARTERS P, THENBATSTARTERS 2/4/16 L5:30 PM6:00 PM310.0
COLLEGE FOOTBALL LIVEESPNU5:30 PM6:00 PM300.0
UFC TONIGHTFS19910:30 AM11:30 AM300.0
TBT HARDWOOD CLASSICNBATALL STAR GAME – 20011:00 PM3:00 PM300.0
NBA TV MARQUEE MATCHUPNBATGOLDEN STATE/WASHINGTON3:30 PM5:30 PM300.0
LUNKERVILLENBCSN3:30 PM4:00 PM290.0
OUTLAW PULLING SERIESNBCSN4:30 PM5:00 PM290.0
WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTINGNBCSN27 – RICCI/FODOR1:21 AM3:00 AM290.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 ST. KITTS PT44:00 PM5:00 PM280.0
HOT STOVEMLBNHOT STOVE WEEKDAY 3:30P3:30 PM4:00 PM280.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 2/3/169:00 AM10:00 AM280.0
TBT HARDWOOD CLASSICNBATALL STAR GAME – 1987 (POP UP)11:00 AM1:00 PM280.0
BABE WINKLEMANNBCSN4:00 PM4:30 PM280.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA ENC3FOXD4:00 PM5:00 PM270.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA – LFOXD12:01 AM1:01 AM270.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 LAS VEGAS PT49:00 PM10:00 PM270.0
MLB NOWMLBNMLB NOW 4P4:00 PM5:00 PM270.0
INTENTIONAL TALKMLBNINTENTIONAL TALK 7P7:00 PM7:30 PM250.0
COPA LIB 1ST ROUNDFOXDINDEP DE VALLE VS GUARANI5:21 PM7:30 PM240.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 ST. KITTS PT55:00 PM6:00 PM240.0
INTENTIONAL TALKMLBNINTENTIONAL TALK 3P3:00 PM3:30 PM240.0
MLB NOWMLBNMLB NOW 12A12:00 AM1:00 AM240.0
FOX GOL MEXICO – ESPFOXD2:00 AM3:00 AM230.0
NBA GAMETIMENBATGAMETIME 2/3/1610:00 AM11:00 AM230.0
FOX SPORTS LIVE LFS121171:00 AM2:00 AM220.0
INTENTIONAL TALKMLBNINTENTIONAL TALK  5P5:00 PM5:30 PM220.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 LAS VEGAS PT27:00 PM8:00 PM210.0
MLB TONIGHTMLBNMLB TONIGHT 2A2:00 AM3:00 AM210.0
NBA ACTIONNBATNBA ACTION 25163:00 PM3:30 PM210.0
COLLEGE FOOTBALL LIVEESPNU5:00 PM5:30 PM200.0
FOX DEPORTES EN VIVOFOXD9:51 PM11:00 PM200.0
NASCAR AMERICANBCSN8:30 AM9:00 AM200.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 LAS VEGAS PT38:00 PM9:00 PM190.0
HIGH HEATMLBNHIGH HEAT 1:30A1:30 AM2:00 AM190.0
CENTRAL FOX WESTFOXD1:01 AM2:00 AM170.0
MONSTER JAMFS261:ORLANDO12:00 AM1:00 AM170.0
INTENTIONAL TALKMLBNINTENTIONAL TALK 1A1:00 AM1:30 AM170.0
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    LESPNUPORTLAND/PEPPERDINE11:04 PM1:04 AM160.0
LOCURA DEPORTIVAUDN6:00 PM7:00 PM160.0
LINEA DE CUATROUDN1:00 AM2:00 AM150.0
SIGNING DAY SPECIALESPNU6:00 AM10:00 AM140.0
KATZS KORNER LESPNU1:00 PM2:00 PM140.0
CENTRAL FOX – MEXFOXD3:00 PM4:00 PM140.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS121172:00 AM3:00 AM140.0
WORLD POKER TOURFS2ALPHA8 LAS VEGAS PT16:00 PM7:00 PM140.0
COLLEGE BKBL REG SSNESPNUOHIO STATE/WISCONSIN1:04 AM3:00 AM130.0
HOT STOVEMLBNHOT STOVE WEEKDAY 9A9:00 AM11:00 AM130.0
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN3:00 PM4:00 PM130.0
COPA LIB 1ST RD – RFOXDPUEBLA VS RACING1:00 PM3:00 PM120.0
NASCAR AMERICANBCSN7:30 AM8:00 AM120.0
PASIONUDN4:00 PM6:00 PM120.0
FANATICOS DEL FRIOUDN2:00 AM3:00 AM120.0
COPA DEL REY PLAYOFFS-RBEINBARCELONA VS. VALENCIA8:00 PM10:00 PM110.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS121158:00 AM9:00 AM110.0
MLB TONIGHTMLBNMLB TONIGHT 6A6:00 AM7:00 AM110.0
NASCAR AMERICANBCSN8:00 AM8:30 AM110.0
KATZS CORNERESPNU2:00 PM3:00 PM100.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA ENC2FOXD11:00 AM12:00 PM100.0
NASCAR RACE HUBFS24482:00 AM3:00 AM100.0
MLB NOWMLBNMLB NOW 7A7:00 AM8:00 AM100.0
LA ULTIMA PALABRA ENC1FOXD9:00 AM10:00 AM90.0
CENTRAL FOX – MEXFOXD12:00 PM1:00 PM90.0
AMSOIL ARENACROSSFS2CINCINNATI1:00 AM2:00 AM90.0
LA LIGA WORLD –BEINLIGAWORLD6:30 PM7:00 PM80.0
REAL MADRID TV –BEINREAL MADRID TV7:00 PM8:00 PM80.0
COPA DEL REY PLAYOFFS-RBEINSEVILLA VS. CELTA11:00 PM1:00 AM80.0
UFC  COUNTDOWNFS1FIGHT NIGHT:HENDRICKS/THOMPSON10:00 AM10:30 AM80.0
UFC  COUNTDOWNFS2FIGHT NIGHT:HENDRICKS/THOMPSON12:30 PM1:00 PM80.0
NASCAR AMERICANBCSN7:00 AM7:30 AM80.0
COPA DEL REY PLAYOFFS-LBEINSEVILLA VS. CELTA2:25 PM4:30 PM70.0
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-LBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-L10:00 PM11:00 PM70.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS121156:00 AM7:00 AM70.0
FOX SPORTS LIVEFS121157:00 AM8:00 AM70.0
AMSOIL ARENACROSSFS1CINCINNATI9:00 AM10:00 AM70.0
KATZS CORNERESPNU4:00 PM5:00 PM60.0
BAYERN MUNICH TVUDN12:00 PM2:30 PM60.0
COPA MX EN 30UDN2:30 PM3:00 PM60.0
KATZS CORNERESPNU3:00 PM4:00 PM50.0
UFC FOX PRELIMSFS2JOHNSON/BADER6:00 AM9:00 AM50.0
UFC  ULTIMATE INSIDERFS2DILLASHAW/CRUZ/GARBRANDT/ARM BARS12:00 PM12:30 PM50.0
MLB TONIGHTMLBNMLB TONIGHT 8A8:00 AM9:00 AM50.0
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSN6:00 AM6:30 AM50.0
PRODUCT SHOWCASENBCSN6:30 AM7:00 AM50.0
SUPER ESTADIOUDN8:00 AM11:00 AM50.0
CENTRAL FOX EARLY-RFOXD8:00 AM9:00 AM40.0
CENTRAL FOX US ENC1FOXD10:00 AM11:00 AM40.0
LINEA DE CUATROUDN11:00 AM12:00 PM40.0
COPA DEL REY PLAYOFFS-RBEINBARCELONA VS. VALENCIA11:00 AM1:00 PM30.0
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-LBEINEXPRESS PREVIEW2:15 PM2:25 PM30.0
SERIE A – LBEININTER VS. CHIEVO4:30 PM6:30 PM30.0
CENTRAL FOX EARLY-RFOXD7:00 AM8:00 AM30.0
RED BULL CRASHED ICEFS2QUEBEC9:00 AM10:30 AM30.0
ATP WORLD TOUR UNCOVEREDBEINATPWORLD6:00 AM6:30 AM20.0
FIBA BASKETBALL SHOWBEINFIBABASKETBALL6:30 AM7:00 AM20.0
FIFA FOOTBALL SHOWBEINFIFA FOOTBALL SHOW1:30 PM2:00 PM20.0
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-RBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R1:00 AM2:00 AM20.0
RED BULL AIR RACEFS2SPIELBERG10:30 AM12:00 PM20.0
RUGBYBEINAVIVA – WORCESTER VS. EXETER8:00 AM10:00 AM10.0
LA LIGA WORLD –BEINLIGAWORLD2:00 PM2:15 PM10.0
CONTACTO DEPORTIVOUDN6:00 AM7:00 AM10.0
ZONA PUMAUDN7:00 AM8:00 AM10.0
EXPRESS WEEKDAY-RBEINEXPRESS XTRA WEEKDAY-R7:00 AM8:00 AM00.0
ATP WORLD TOUR UNCOVEREDBEINATPWORLD10:00 AM10:30 AM00.0
FIBA BASKETBALL SHOWBEINFIBABASKETBALL10:30 AM11:00 AM00.0
WTA ALL ACCESS-BEINWTA ALL ACCESS1:00 PM1:30 PM00.0
FIFA FOOTBALL SHOWBEINFIFA FOOTBALL SHOW2:00 AM2:30 AM00.0
ATP WORLD TOUR UNCOVEREDBEINATPWORLD2:30 AM3:00 AM00.0
PAID PROGRAMMINGFOXD6:00 AM7:00 AM00.0

Note: viewership of around 100,000 or lower is technically what Nielsen refers to as a “scratch” i.e., not enough Nielsen panelists watched for Nielsen to validate it. There are around 40,000 homes in the Nielsen panel and a bit over 100,000 panelists, where 1 Nielsen panelist watching a whole telecast represents around 3,000 people. So something averaging a million viewers averaged around 370 people out of the ~100K panel — small, but still statistically significant. But when there’s a show with 30,000 viewers, that’s only around 10 Nielsen panelists…

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