Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Gold Rush,' 'Married to Medicine,' 'Rocky Mountain Christmas' & More!

On December 22, 2017, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.90 - followed by Discovery's Gold Rush (0.70), ESPN's College Football (0.38) and Food's Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (0.32).

Gold Rush was the most viewed program with 2.938 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (2.323), Hallmark Movie and Mysteries' Rocky Mountain Christmas (2.178) and College Football (1.497).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, December 22

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:40 PM
0.90
2.323
2
Gold Rush
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.70
2.938
3
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:01 PM
0.55
1.698
4
College Football
ESPN
4:00 PM
0.38
1.497
5
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.32
1.037
6
Tesla’s Death Ray
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.30
1.279
7
Married to Medicine
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.30
0.764
8
Rocky Mountain Christmas
HMM
9:00 PM
0.27
2.178
9
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:31 PM
0.27
0.606
10
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.27
0.605
11
Steven Universe
Cartoon
7:30 PM
0.25
0.891
12
The Grill Dads
Food
9:30 PM
0.25
0.852
13
Amazingness
MTV
9:02 PM
0.23
0.477
14
Married With Secrets
ID
9:00 PM
0.21
0.984
15
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.20
0.573
16
Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.16
0.350
17
Bring It!
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.16
0.488
18
The Rap Game
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.13
0.418
19
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.13
0.406
20
Josh Gates’ Destination Truth
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.452
21
Animal Cribs
Animal
10:01 PM
0.10
0.402
22
All Def Comedy
HBO
10:00 PM
0.09
0.215
23
Animal Cribs
Animal
9:00 PM
0.09
0.381
24
ELeague
TBS
12:00 AM
0.07
0.156
25
Toymakerz
Velocity
8:00 PM
0.05
0.230


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.