Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Live PD,' 'UFC Fight Night,' 'Trading Spaces,' 'The Killer Beside Me' & More!

On April 21, 2018, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.38 - followed by TNT's NBA Basketball (1.13), A&E's Live PD (0.58) and FS1's UFC Fight Night (0.42).

ESPN's NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 3.394 million viewers - followed by TNT's NBA Basketball (2.984), Live PD (1.858) and HGTV's Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation (1.446).


                                                    The Cable Ratings for Saturday, April 21

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:05 PM
1.38
3.394
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
5:15 PM
1.13
2.984
3
NBA Basketball
ESPN
7:36 PM
1.08
2.808
4
NBA Basketball
TNT
2:30 PM
0.88
2.413
5
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.58
1.858
6
UFC Fight Night
FS1
10:00 PM
0.42
0.956
7
Trading Spaces
TLC
8:00 PM
0.31
1.269
8
Boxing
Showtime
10:21 PM
0.29
0.782
9
The Killer Beside Me
ID
10:00 PM
0.27
1.175
10
Boxing
Showtime
11:15 PM
0.25
0.664
11
Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.25
1.446
12
UFC Prelims
FS1
8:00 PM
0.22
0.561
13
Boxing
Showtime
10:02 PM
0.19
0.518
14
Boxing
Showtime
9:19 PM
0.19
0.460
15
Boxing
Showtime
9:34 PM
0.18
0.455
16
The Zoo
Animal
9:00 PM
0.18
0.957
17
Star Falls
Nickelodeon
9:00 PM
0.17
0.597
18
Nate & Jeremiah by Design
TLC
9:05 PM
0.16
0.976
19
Iyanla, Fix My Life
OWN
9:00 PM
0.15
0.570
20
Boxing
Showtime
9:00 PM
0.13
0.301
21
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:57 AM
0.12
0.286
22
Prescription for Danger
LMN
8:00 PM
0.10
0.491
23
The Book of John Gray
OWN
10:00 PM
0.10
0.405
24
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
7:27 AM
0.09
0.228
25
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
3:07 PM
0.08
0.227
26
MLB Baseball
MLBN
1:09 PM
0.06
0.355
27
First Time Flippers
DIY
9:00 PM
0.06
0.252
28
MLB Baseball
MLBN
9:10 PM
0.06
0.257
29
Buckeye Bottoms
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.05
0.493

No rating information was made immediately available for DIY's Buyers Bootcamp; NatGeoWild's Animal PD; Ovation's The Artful Detective; and Reelz's Murder Made Me Famous & The Shocking Truth.


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.