Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'NASCAR Racing,' 'House Hunters Renovation,' 'All the Way,' 'Date with Love' & More!

On May 21, 2016, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.06 - followed by FS1's NASCAR Racing (0.73), HGTV's House Hunters Renovation (0.32) and Lifetime's Marriage of Lies (0.28).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 5.393 million viewers - followed by NASCAR Racing (3.291), Hallmark's Date With Love (1.889) and Nickelodeon's Game Shakers (1.729).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, May 21


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:29 PM
2.06
5.393
2
NASCAR Racing
FS1
9:22 PM
0.73
3.291
3
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.32
1.485
4
Marriage of Lies
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.28
1.234
5
Game Shakers
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.27
1.729
6
My Cat From Hell
Animal
8:00 PM
0.25
0.923
7
Date With Love
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.25
1.889
8
Outlander
Starz
9:02 PM
0.24
1.099
9
All the Way
HBO
8:00 PM
0.23
1.110
10
Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet
Animal
9:01 PM
0.22
1.104
11
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.22
0.704
12
Dan Soder: Not Special
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.21
0.404
13
College Softball
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.17
0.518
14
Hate in America: Lone Wolves
ID
8:00 PM
0.15
0.749
15
College Softball
ESPN
2:30 PM
0.15
0.474
16
Boxing
Showtime
11:18 PM
0.14
0.491
17
Boxing
Showtime
10:57 PM
0.12
0.414
18
Livin’ Lozada
OWN
9:00 PM
0.11
0.355
19
Boxing
Showtime
12:09 AM
0.11
0.358
20
Boxing
Showtime
10:07 PM
0.11
0.389
21
Tiny House Nation
FYI
9:00 PM
0.10
0.406
22
My Floating Home
FYI
10:30 PM
0.09
0.351
23
MLB Baseball
FS1
4:00 PM
0.09
0.469
24
Snapped: She Made Me Do It
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.08
0.221
25
The Vanilla Ice Project
DIY
10:00 PM
0.08
0.199
26
Boxing
Showtime
9:51 PM
0.07
0.295
27
Boxing
Showtime
9:19 PM
0.07
0.328
28
MLB Baseball
MLBN
2:00 PM
0.06
0.259
29
Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.06
0.377

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' America: Facts vs. Fiction; CMT's CMT Crossroads; Destination America's UFOs: The Untold Stories; NatGeoWild's Unlikely Animal Friends; and Reelz's Case Closed with AJ Benza & Elvis Presley: Rock Legend.


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.