Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'If Loving You Is Wrong,' 'Deadliest Catch,' 'The Night Manager,' 'Awkward' & More!

On May 24, 2016, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 3.59 - followed by TNT's The Dunk King (0.96), OWN's If Loving You Is Wrong (0.70) and Discovery's Deadliest Catch (0.68).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 8.633 million viewers - followed by If Loving You Is Wrong (2.399), The Dunk King (2.109) and Deadliest Catch (2.010).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, May 24


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
9:00 PM
3.59
8.633
2
The Dunk King
TNT
12:30 AM
0.96
2.109
3
If Loving You Is Wrong
OWN
9:00 PM
0.70
2.399
4
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.68
2.010
5
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:08 PM
0.65
1.770
6
Ink Master
Spike
10:00 PM
0.57
1.161
7
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
10:00 PM
0.48
1.196
8
Top Gear
History
9:00 PM
0.39
0.971
9
Botched
E!
9:00 PM
0.39
0.908
10
Below Deck Mediterranean
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.38
0.877
11
Bad Girls Club: Twisted Sisters
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.37
0.701
12
Chopped
Food
10:00 PM
0.34
0.850
13
The Last Alaskans
Discovery
10:02 PM
0.33
1.244
14
Little People, Big World
TLC
9:00 PM
0.31
1.233
15
Storage Wars
A&E
10:00 PM
0.28
1.011
16
Good Bones
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.28
1.038
17
Chopped Junior
Food
8:00 PM
0.27
0.904
18
Awkward
MTV
10:00 PM
0.25
0.469
19
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.25
0.708
20
MLB Baseball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.24
0.746
21
Outdaughtered
TLC
10:01 PM
0.23
0.849
22
Awkward
MTV
10:32 PM
0.22
0.382
23
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.21
0.539
24
Car Hunters
History
11:03 PM
0.20
0.602
25
The Night Manager
AMC
10:00 PM
0.19
0.806
26
Car Hunters
History
11:33 PM
0.18
0.581
27
Murder Among Friends
ID
10:00 PM
0.17
0.736
28
Chasing Destiny
BET
10:00 PM
0.17
0.338
29
First Impressions with Dana Carvey
USA
10:32 PM
0.16
0.454
30
America’s Greatest Makers
TBS
9:00 PM
0.16
0.378
31
The BET Life of
BET
8:00 PM
0.16
0.344
32
Inside the Label
BET
9:00 PM
0.15
0.319
33
Stitchers
Freeform
10:00 PM
0.15
0.380
34
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.15
0.337
35
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.15
0.428
36
Dance Moms
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.15
0.476
37
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.14
0.287
38
Virtually in Love
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.13
0.242
39
Separation Anxiety
TBS
10:00 PM
0.13
0.263
40
Rickey Smiley for Real
TV One
8:00 PM
0.12
0.288
41
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:15 PM
0.12
0.343
42
MLB Baseball
ESPN
10:22 PM
0.11
0.384
43
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
9:00 PM
0.11
0.359
44
Arranged
FYI
9:00 PM
0.11
0.248
45
Space’s Deepest Secrets
Science
10:01 PM
0.10
0.474
46
Living With Funny
Oxygen
10:00 PM
0.09
0.176
47
Hack My Life
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.08
0.188
48
Mega Decks
DIY
9:00 PM
0.08
0.214
49
Idiot Test
GSN
10:00 PM
0.07
0.288
50
Tour Group
Bravo
11:45 PM
0.07
0.166
51
Idiot Test
GSN
10:30 PM
0.06
0.243
52
Legendary Motorcar
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.04
0.211
53
Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country
Esquire
9:00 PM
0.04
0.129
54
Boundless
Esquire
10:00 PM
0.01
0.033

No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's Weird Wonders; DirecTV's You Me Her & Almost There; and HBO's REAL Sports with Bryant Gumbel.


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.