Monday, April 23, 2018

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Live PD,' 'Gold Rush,' 'Real Time,' 'NHL Playoffs,' 'House Hunters' & More!

On April 20, 2018, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.15 - followed by A&E's Live PD (0.64), Discovery's Gold Rush: Parker's Trail (0.43) and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher (0.38).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 3.060 million viewers - followed by Gold Rush: Parker's Trail (1.962), Live PD (1.909) and Real Time with Bill Maher (1.750).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, April 20

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
1.15
3.060
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
9:40 PM
1.04
2.568
3
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.64
1.909
4
Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.43
1.962
5
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.38
1.750
6
Bering Sea Gold
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.36
1.520
7
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:04 PM
0.30
0.875
8
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:45 PM
0.30
0.801
9
The Amazing World of Gumball
Cartoon
6:30 PM
0.23
0.860
10
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.23
1.330
11
The Loud House
Nickelodeon
6:00 PM
0.22
1.058
12
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.21
1.235
13
Unikitty
Cartoon
6:45 PM
0.19
0.738
14
Craig of the Creek
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.18
0.652
15
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.18
0.447
16
Evil Stepmothers
ID
9:00 PM
0.16
0.704
17
Tanked
Animal
9:00 PM
0.13
0.398
18
Josh Gates’ Destination Truth
Travel
9:00 PM
0.12
0.532
19
Bridezillas
WE tv
10:05 PM
0.12
0.327
20
ELeague
TBS
11:00 PM
0.12
0.237
21
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.11
0.359
22
NASCAR Racing
FS1
7:00 PM
0.11
0.716
23
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.289
24
VICE
HBO
7:30 PM
0.08
0.266
25
Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas
HBO
11:31 PM
0.08
0.330
26
Trevor Moore: Story of Our Times
Comedy
12:00 AM
0.08
0.130
27
The Paynes
OWN
9:00 PM
0.07
0.358
28
NHL Hockey
USA
7:30 PM
0.07
0.249
29
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.06
0.412
30
MLB Baseball
MLBN
9:59 PM
0.04
0.144
31
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:07 PM
0.04
0.203
32
Rellik
Cinemax
10:00 PM
0.03
0.088

No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's Harry Styles at the BBC & The Graham Norton Show; Reelz's It Happened Here; Up's Expecting; and WGN America's Shoot the Messenger.


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.