Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Monday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta,' 'WWE RAW,' 'Teen Mom 2,' 'Bates Motel' & More!

On May 2, 2016, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.28 - followed by VH1's Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (1.43), USA's WWE RAW (1.24) and VH1's Black Ink Crew (1.23).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 5.200 million viewers - followed by WWE RAW (3.458), Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (2.732) and Black Ink Crew (2.288).


                                                    The Cable Ratings for Monday, May 2


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
9:40 PM
2.28
5.200
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
7:00 PM
1.47
3.636
3
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
8:00 PM
1.43
2.732
4
WWE RAW
USA
9:00 PM
1.24
3.457
5
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:00 PM
1.23
2.288
6
WWE RAW
USA
10:00 PM
1.23
3.383
7
WWE RAW
USA
8:00 PM
1.21
3.458
8
Teem Mom 2
MTV
10:00 PM
0.89
1.542
9
Street Outlaws
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.86
1.962
10
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:03 PM
0.66
1.647
11
Bates Motel
A&E
9:00 PM
0.56
1.518
12
Fat N’ Furious: Rolling Thunder
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.48
1.287
13
American Dad
TBS
8:30 PM
0.48
0.823
14
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.45
1.823
15
Southern Charm
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.41
1.111
16
The Detour
TBS
9:00 PM
0.40
0.771
17
SpongeBob SquarePants
Nickelodeon
5:30 PM
0.38
1.957
18
The Loud House
Nickelodeon
5:00 PM
0.38
2.070
19
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.35
0.852
20
The Real Housewives of Dallas
Bravo
10:01 PM
0.34
0.838
21
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.33
1.521
22
Iron & Fire
History
10:03 PM
0.33
1.065
23
Disappeared
ID
10:00 PM
0.31
1.079
24
Tiny House, Big Living
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.31
1.171
25
Live From the Red Carpet: 2016 Met Gala
E!
7:30 PM
0.30
0.752
26
Iron & Fire
History
10:33 PM
0.29
0.927
27
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.27
1.390
28
Wicked Tuna
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.27
0.937
29
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.27
0.661
30
True Crime with Aphrodite Jones
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
0.956
31
Tiny House, Big Living
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.26
1.024
32
Cake Masters
Food
8:00 PM
0.25
0.724
33
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.23
0.640
34
Cupcake Wars
Food
9:00 PM
0.23
0.718
35
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.23
0.454
36
MLB Baseball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.21
0.699
37
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:01 PM
0.21
0.602
38
Listed Sisters
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.20
0.822
39
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:53 PM
0.18
0.417
40
Damien
A&E
10:03 PM
0.17
0.406
41
RuPaul’s Drag Race
Logo
9:00 PM
0.17
0.358
42
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.15
0.284
43
Port Protection
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.14
0.537
44
Turn: Washington’s Spies
AMC
10:00 PM
0.13
0.458
45
Hotel Impossible
Travel
10:00 PM
0.11
0.363
46
12 Monkeys
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.11
0.405
47
Monica the Medium
Freeform
10:00 PM
0.10
0.292
48
TruInside
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.09
0.212
49
Justice By Any Means
TV One
10:00 PM
0.08
0.278
50
Yard Crashers
DIY
10:00 PM
0.08
0.268
51
Hunters
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.07
0.325
52
Gay for Play Game Show Starring RuPaul
Logo
10:00 PM
0.05
0.115

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' Bin Laden: A Terrorist Mastermind; FYI's Tiny House Hunting; and HBO's Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah.


NOTE: For the 2015-16 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2681 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.