Monday, May 1, 2017

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'NFL Draft,' 'Live PD,' 'Real Time,' 'RuPaul’s Drag Race,' 'Andi Mack' & More!

On April 28, 2017, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.12 - followed by NFL Network's NFL Draft (0.62), A&E's Live PD (0.44) and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher (0.40).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 2.836 million viewers - followed by Real Time with Bill Maher (1.660), NFL Draft (1.568) and Discovery's Yukon Men (1.423).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, April 28


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:34 PM
1.12
2.836
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.88
2.218
3
2017 NFL Draft
NFL
7:00 PM
0.62
1.568
4
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.44
1.282
5
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.40
1.660
6
Bring It!
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.37
0.952
7
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
8:00 PM
0.33
0.674
8
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:03 PM
0.28
0.748
9
Andi Mack
Disney
8:30 PM
0.28
1.395
10
Ancient Aliens
History
9:00 PM
0.27
1.175
11
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.27
0.749
12
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
10:45 PM
0.27
0.587
13
Stuck in the Middle
Disney
8:00 PM
0.26
1.168
14
Yukon Men
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.25
1.423
15
Bunk’d
Disney
7:00 PM
0.24
1.180
16
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.22
0.832
17
Tangled: The Series
Disney
7:30 PM
0.21
1.005
18
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.21
0.440
19
Teen Titans Go!
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.19
0.934
20
Ginormous Food
Food
8:00 PM
0.17
0.569
21
Tanked
Animal
10:00 PM
0.16
0.442
22
VICE
HBO
11:00 PM
0.16
0.580
23
Dr. Miami
WE tv
10:05 PM
0.13
0.343
24
ELeague
TBS
10:00 PM
0.12
0.291
25
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
7:30 PM
0.10
0.287
26
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.10
0.538
27
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.255
28
Sometimes the Good Kill
LMN
8:00 PM
0.09
0.439
29
Ghost Brothers
Destination
10:00 PM
0.09
0.252
30
E! News
E!
11:02 PM
0.08
0.223
31
Animals
HBO
11:31 PM
0.07
0.265
32
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:11 PM
0.06
0.338
33
Greatest Ever
TruTV
11:30 PM
0.05
0.133

No rating information was made immediately available for NatGeoWild's Animal Fight Night & Australia's Deadly Monsters; VH1's Fire Island; and Viceland's Tattoo Age.


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 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.