Monday, May 18, 2015

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Bering Sea Gold,' 'Girl Meets World,' 'Childrens Hospital,' 'Cold Justice' & More!

On May 15, 2015, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.99 - followed by Discovery's Bering Sea Gold (0.54), Disney's Girl Meets World (0.51) and Adult Swim's Childrens Hospital (0.44).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 4.901 million viewers - followed by Girl Meets World (2.197), Disney's Jessie (1.802) and Bering Sea Gold (1.692).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, May 15


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
9:40 PM
1.99
4.901
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
6:59 PM
1.20
3.054
3
Bering Sea Gold
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.54
1.692
4
Girl Meets World
Disney
8:30 PM
0.51
2.197
5
Childrens Hospital
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.44
1.089
6
Fishcenter
Adult Swim
4:00 AM
0.40
0.747
7
Pardon the Interruption
ESPN
5:30 PM
0.39
0.945
8
Jessie
Disney
8:00 PM
0.32
1.802
9
Around the Horn
ESPN
5:00 PM
0.31
0.690
10
Unearthed
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.31
0.876
11
Ancient Aliens: The Ultimate Evidence
History
9:00 PM
0.28
1.231
12
Highly Questionable
ESPN
4:30 PM
0.26
0.563
13
Hangar 1: The UFO Files
History
10:00 PM
0.24
1.262
14
Cold Justice
TNT
8:00 PM
0.24
1.035
15
Bellator MMA Live
Spike
9:00 PM
0.24
0.594
16
For Better or Worse
OWN
9:00 PM
0.23
0.718
17
The Killing Hour
ID
10:00 PM
0.21
0.751
18
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.20
0.598
19
Bitten
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.20
0.588
20
Say Yes to the Dress
TLC
9:00 PM
0.20
0.941
21
Curvy Brides
TLC
9:30 PM
0.19
0.847
22
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.19
1.033
23
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.18
0.391
24
VICE
HBO
11:00 PM
0.17
0.551
25
Lost Girl
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.17
0.463
26
Mysteries at the National Parks
Travel
10:00 PM
0.16
0.528
27
The Pool Master
Animal
10:02 PM
0.15
0.466
28
Flipping Ships
Animal
9:00 PM
0.14
0.607
29
Curvy Brides
TLC
10:00 PM
0.14
0.751
30
Mysteries at the National Parks
Travel
10:30 PM
0.13
0.397
31
IMPACT Wrestling
DAM
9:00 PM
0.12
0.395
32
Boxing
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.10
0.288
33
MLB Baseball
MLBN
8:00 PM
0.09
0.259
34
Cesar 911
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.08
0.340
35
MLB Baseball
MLBN
2:20 PM
0.07
0.242
36
Is Your Dog a Genius?
NatGeoWild
10:00 PM
0.06
0.275
37
Comedy Bang! Bang!
IFC
11:00 PM
0.01
0.064

No rating information was made immediately available for E!'s The Soup & The Grace Helbig Show; National Geographic's Geo Bee 2015 & The Walk Around the World; NatGeoWild's World's Greatest Dogs; Pivot's Angry Planet; and Showtime's 21 Years: Richard Linklater.


NOTE: For the 2014-15 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2698 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.