Friday, December 22, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'College Football,' 'The First 48,' 'The Family I Had,' 'Top Chef,' 'Van Helsing' & More!

On December 21, 2017, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.754 - followed by ESPN's College Football (0.39), A&E's The First 48 (0.33) and ID's The Family I Had (0.31).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 1.754 million viewers - followed by College Football (1.597), History's American Pickers (1.430) and HGTV's House Hunters International (1.213).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Thursday, December 21

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:14 PM
0.67
1.754
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
10:38 PM
0.53
1.271
3
College Football
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.39
1.597
4
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.33
1.030
5
The Family I Had
ID
9:00 PM
0.31
1.096
6
Top Chef
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.28
0.813
7
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.28
1.160
8
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.28
0.825
9
Tamar & Vince
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.27
0.728
10
American Pickers
History
9:00 PM
0.25
1.430
11
Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.25
0.810
12
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.24
1.213
13
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’n Out
MTV
11:00 PM
0.24
0.455
14
Flip or Flop Fort Worth
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.22
0.873
15
The Menendez Murders: Erik Tells All
A&E
10:00 PM
0.18
0.544
16
Van Helsing
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.16
0.486
17
Damnation
USA
10:00 PM
0.16
0.608
18
The Carbonaro Effect
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.14
0.384
19
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.13
0.365
20
Inside the Actors Studio
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.12
0.380
21
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.586
22
E! News
E!
10:31 PM
0.11
0.310
23
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:32 PM
0.11
0.373
24
The Comedy Get Down
BET
11:30 PM
0.10
0.274
25
The Rundown with Robin Thede
BET
11:00 PM
0.10
0.281
26
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
8:00 PM
0.08
0.430
27
Ghost Wars
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.08
0.343
28
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.06
0.110
29
The Untitled Action Bronson Show
Viceland
11:30 PM
0.06
0.102
30
Superstition
Syfy
11:00 PM
0.05
0.279
31
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.04
0.269

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Late Nite Eats; FYI's My Floating Home & Sheffield Real Estate; and Viceland's Beerland & It's Suppertime.


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.