Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Deadliest Catch,' 'If Loving You Is Wrong,' 'Awkward,' 'Top Gear,' 'Dance Moms' & More!

On May 3, 2016, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.23 - followed by Discovery's Deadliest Catch (0.73), Spike's Ink Master (0.68) and OWN's If Loving You Is Wrong (0.63).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 5.211 million viewers - followed by If Loving You Is Wrong (2.303), Deadliest Catch (2.208) and Nickelodeon's The Loud House (1.786).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, May 3


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
11:03 PM
2.23
5.211
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:00 PM
1.50
3.760
3
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.73
2.208
4
Ink Master
Spike
10:00 PM
0.68
1.312
5
If Loving You Is Wrong
OWN
9:00 PM
0.63
2.303
6
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.57
1.677
7
Dance Moms
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.48
1.414
8
SpongeBob SquarePants
Nickelodeon
5:30 PM
0.41
1.756
9
Awkward
MTV
10:00 PM
0.39
0.703
10
The Loud House
Nickelodeon
5:00 PM
0.39
1.786
11
Top Gear
History
9:00 PM
0.38
0.917
12
Ink Master: Redemption
Spike
11:00 PM
0.38
0.748
13
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
10:12 PM
0.38
0.837
14
Good Bones
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.38
1.494
15
Jill & Jessa: Counting On
TLC
9:00 PM
0.37
1.165
16
Chopped
Food
10:00 PM
0.36
1.050
17
The Last Alaskans
Discovery
10:03 PM
0.36
1.294
18
Below Deck Mediterranean
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.35
1.039
19
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.34
0.891
20
Chopped Junior
Food
8:00 PM
0.32
1.070
21
Storage Wars
A&E
10:31 PM
0.31
1.116
22
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:02 PM
0.31
0.873
23
Storage Wars
A&E
10:00 PM
0.31
1.016
24
Bad Girls Club: Twisted Sisters
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.30
0.573
25
Murder Among Friends
ID
10:00 PM
0.28
0.943
26
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.27
0.651
27
Faking It
MTV
10:33 PM
0.26
0.472
28
America’s Greatest Makers
TBS
9:30 PM
0.26
0.661
29
Car Hunters
History
10:03 PM
0.25
0.659
30
See No Evil
ID
9:00 PM
0.24
0.884
31
Little People, Big World
TLC
10:02 PM
0.24
1.041
32
Car Hunters
History
10:33 PM
0.23
0.623
33
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.22
0.707
34
Separation Anxiety
TBS
10:00 PM
0.20
0.448
35
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.20
0.381
36
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.19
0.534
37
The Night Manager
AMC
10:00 PM
0.19
0.806
38
Hack My Life
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.19
0.403
39
NHL Hockey
USA
9:00 PM
0.18
0.470
40
Chasing Destiny
BET
10:00 PM
0.18
0.439
41
Fashion Police
E!
8:00 PM
0.17
0.563
42
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.14
0.261
43
Bizarre Foods
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.348
44
Stitchers
Freeform
10:00 PM
0.13
0.356
45
Living With Funny
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.11
0.215
46
Space’s Deepest Secrets
Science
10:01 PM
0.10
0.430
47
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
9:00 PM
0.09
0.303
48
Married at First Sight: The First Year
FYI
9:00 PM
0.08
0.256
49
Idiot Test
GSN
10:30 PM
0.08
0.348
50
Like a Boss
Oxygen
9:30 PM
0.07
0.150
51
Idiot Test
GSN
10:00 PM
0.07
0.378
52
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:00 PM
0.06
0.239

No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's Weird Wonders; DirecTV's You Me Her & Almost There; Esquire's Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country & Boundless; Logo's Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw; and Showtime's 60 Minutes Sports.


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.