Saturday night’s game on ESPN where the Golden State Warriors obliterated the Houston Rockets to take a 3-0 series lead in the Western Conference Finals drew a 4.5 overnight rating. That’s down from last year’s Spurs-Thunder game 3 of the Western Conference semifinal which drew a 4.7 overnight rating on TNT, but per ESPN up 15% from the last time it had the Western Conference Finals in 2013.
The game drew a 15.8 rating in the San Francisco market.
Overnight household rating = the live+same day DVR overnight metered-market household rating from the top 56 Nielsen television markets. The 56 markets () account for about 70% of the US TV-viewing population. The overnight household rating is the percentage of the households that were tuned-in in those markets.