Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'WWE SmackDown,' 'Deadliest Catch,' 'The Challenge,' 'Pretty Little Liars' & More!

On May 2, 2017, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.91 - followed by USA's WWE SmackDown (0.75), Discovery's Deadliest Catch (0.54) and MTV's The Challenge (0.48).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 4.832 million viewers - followed by WWE SmackDown (2.300), TLC's Little People, Big World (2.040) and Deadliest Catch (1.901).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, May 2


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:00 PM
1.91
4.832
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
11:01 PM
1.90
4.887
3
WWE SmackDown!
USA
8:00 PM
0.75
2.300
4
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.54
1.901
5
The Challenge: Invasion of the Champions
MTV
9:00 PM
0.48
0.781
6
Little People, Big World
TLC
9:00 PM
0.45
2.040
7
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:39 PM
0.44
1.029
8
If Loving You Is Wrong
OWN
9:00 PM
0.43
1.854
9
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.41
1.046
10
Pretty Little Liars
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.40
0.856
11
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.38
1.009
12
Home Town
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.38
1.607
13
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:00 PM
0.35
1.000
14
Below Deck Mediterranean
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.34
0.913
15
Alvinn!!! and the Chipmunks
Nickelodeon
5:30 PM
0.34
1.607
16
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.33
0.691
17
Cooper’s Treasure
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.32
1.068
18
7 Little Johnstons
TLC
10:02 PM
0.31
1.258
19
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.30
0.930
20
Team Ninja Warrior
USA
10:00 PM
0.30
0.862
21
Chopped
Food
10:00 PM
0.29
0.868
22
Chopped Junior
Food
8:00 PM
0.24
0.714
23
Love Kills
ID
10:00 PM
0.23
1.018
24
Motives & Murders: Cracking the Case
ID
9:00 PM
0.22
1.050
25
Bad Girls Club
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.19
0.377
26
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.18
0.476
27
Ben 10
Cartoon
5:00 PM
0.17
0.850
28
@Midnight
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.17
0.400
29
JFK Declassified: Tracking Oswald
History
10:03 PM
0.17
0.555
30
Genius
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.16
1.048
31
Rebel
BET
10:00 PM
0.16
0.480
32
The Americans
FX
10:00 PM
0.15
0.677
33
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:30 PM
0.15
0.471
34
Fashion Police
E!
8:00 PM
0.15
0.573
35
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.13
0.387
36
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.441
37
Famous in Love
Freeform
9:02 PM
0.10
0.299
38
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.10
0.267
39
The Manns
TV One
8:00 PM
0.09
0.240
40
E! News
E!
11:02 PM
0.09
0.292
41
Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman
Science
10:04 PM
0.09
0.347
42
Graveyard Carz
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.08
0.259
43
Space’s Deepest Secrets
Science
9:02 PM
0.08
0.336
44
Problematic with Moshe Kasher
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.08
0.193
45
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:10 PM
0.06
0.296
46
Jungletown
Viceland
10:00 PM
0.06
0.097
47
Breakthrough
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.05
0.327

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Big Bad BBQ Brawl; DIY's Backyard Goldmine; Freeform's Truth & Iliza; Oxygen's Unprotected; and Viceland's Desus & Mero.


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.