Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'NHL Hockey,' 'Real Time,' 'RuPaul's Drag Race,' 'Andi Mack,' '12 Monkeys' & More!

On May 19, 2017, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.02 - followed by TNT's The Dunk King (0.61), NBC Sports' NHL Hockey (0.57) and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher (0.52).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 5.096 million viewers - followed by Real Time with Bill Maher (1.883), NHL Hockey (1.546) and Disney's Andi Mack (1.483).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, May 19

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:30 PM
2.02
5.096
2
The Dunk King
TNT
11:33 PM
0.61
1.420
3
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:00 PM
0.57
1.546
4
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.52
1.883
5
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
8:00 PM
0.31
0.636
6
Andi Mack
Disney
8:30 PM
0.27
1.483
7
Bellator MMA Live
Spike
9:00 PM
0.24
0.607
8
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.22
1.165
9
Ancient Aliens
History
9:00 PM
0.22
1.053
10
Ginormous Food
Food
8:00 PM
0.20
0.635
11
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.19
1.122
12
Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.19
0.765
13
Tanked
Animal
10:00 PM
0.19
0.531
14
Yukon Men
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.18
1.237
15
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.17
0.515
16
12 Monkeys
Syfy
8:00 PM
0.16
0.585
17
ELeague
TBS
10:00 PM
0.14
0.330
18
Greatest Ever
TruTV
11:30 PM
0.13
0.258
19
12 Monkeys
Syfy
8:45 PM
0.12
0.399
20
Josh Gates Destination Truth
Travel
10:00 PM
0.11
0.391
21
Josh Gates Destination Truth
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.415
22
12 Monkeys
Syfy
9:30 PM
0.11
0.374
23
NCWTS Racing
FS1
8:30 PM
0.11
0.669
24
NASCAR Racing
FS1
6:00 PM
0.11
0.530
25
E! News
E!
11:02 PM
0.10
0.293
26
12 Monkeys
Syfy
10:15 PM
0.09
0.324
27
College Softball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.09
0.258
28
Animals
HBO
11:31 PM
0.09
0.231
29
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.08
0.238
30
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.07
0.564
31
VICE
HBO
7:30 PM
0.07
0.242
32
World’s Deadliest
NatGeoWild
10:00 PM
0.05
0.279
33
MLB Baseball
MLBN
2:20 PM
0.05
0.210
34
Geo Bee 2017
NatGeo
8:00 PM
0.05
0.190


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.