Thursday, February 15, 2018

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Winter Olympics,' 'If Loving You Is Wrong,' 'Waco,' 'The Magicians' & More!

On February 14, 2018, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.66 - followed by NBC Sports' 2018 Winter Olympics (0.50), Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants (0.37) and OWN's If Loving You Is Wrong (0.34).

2018 Winter Olympics was the most viewed program with 1.878 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (1.693), SpongeBob SquarePants (1.631) and If Loving You Is Wrong (1.459).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, February 14

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:35 PM
0.66
1.693
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:01 PM
0.50
1.274
3
2018 Winter Olympics
NBC Sports
8:00 PM
0.50
1.878
4
2018 Winter Olympics
NBC Sports
11:30 PM
0.42
1.249
5
SpongeBob SquarePants
Nickelodeon
6:00 PM
0.37
1.631
6
2018 Winter Olympics
NBC Sports
5:00 PM
0.37
1.388
7
If Loving You Is Wrong
OWN
10:00 PM
0.34
1.459
8
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:00 PM
0.33
0.673
9
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.33
1.226
10
He Lied About Everything
ID
8:00 PM
0.30
1.323
11
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
10:00 PM
0.29
0.526
12
Family by the Ton
TLC
10:05 PM
0.28
1.013
13
Waco
Paramount
10:00 PM
0.28
0.780
14
2018 Winter Olympics
NBC Sports
3:00 PM
0.27
1.163
15
The Magicians
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.26
0.674
16
Grown-ish
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.24
0.484
17
The Assassination of Gianni Versace
FX
10:00 PM
0.24
0.913
18
Street Outlaws: Memphis
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.24
0.646
19
Expedition Unknown
Travel
9:00 PM
0.23
0.985
20
2018 Winter Olympics
NBC Sports
6:00 AM
0.22
0.942
21
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.22
0.671
22
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.20
1.306
23
Hunter Street
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.20
1.024
24
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.19
1.171
25
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.19
1.121
26
Expedition Unknown: After the Hunt
Travel
10:00 PM
0.16
0.712
27
Corporate
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.15
0.273
28
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.14
0.406
29
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.12
0.362
30
Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.10
0.220
31
Channel Zero: Butcher’s Block
Syfy
10:01 PM
0.10
0.330
32
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.10
0.319
33
Locked Up Abroad
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.09
0.271
34
Rooster & Butch
A&E
10:01 PM
0.09
0.329
35
Alone Together
Freeform
8:31 PM
0.09
0.199
36
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.09
0.151
37
Slutever
Viceland
10:00 PM
0.06
0.118
38
Schitt’s Creek
Pop
8:00 PM
0.05
0.212
39
2018 Winter Olympics
USA
6:00 AM
0.05
0.144
40
Restoration Garage
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.05
0.284
41
Real, Fake or Unknown
Science
10:04 PM
0.05
0.154
42
Let’s Get Physical
Pop
8:30 PM
0.02
0.036

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Man Fire Food; DIY's Restored; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; Science's MythBusters; and Viceland's The Trixie & Katya Show & The Untitled Action Bronson Show.


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.