Thursday, April 19, 2018

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Black Ink Crew,' 'Street Outlaws,' 'Property Brothers,' 'Krypton' & More!

On April 18, 2018, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.48 - followed by VH1's Black Ink Crew (0.51), Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City (0.46) and VH1's Hip Hop Squares (0.40).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 3.614 million viewers - followed by HGTV's Property Brothers (1.647), HGTV's House Hunters International (1.628) and HGTV's House Hunters (1.608).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, April 18

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
9:44 PM
1.48
3.408
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
7:09 PM
1.41
3.614
3
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:00 PM
0.51
1.038
4
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.46
1.338
5
Hip Hop Squares
VH1
10:00 PM
0.40
0.844
6
Street Outlaws
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.37
1.183
7
Hip Hop Squares
VH1
10:30 PM
0.36
0.757
8
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.36
1.199
9
Iron Chef Gauntlet
Food
9:00 PM
0.34
0.987
10
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.31
1.647
11
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
10:30 PM
0.31
0.863
12
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.30
1.628
13
Twin Turbos
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.28
0.778
14
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.27
0.887
15
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.26
1.608
16
Murder Chose Me
ID
10:00 PM
0.25
1.019
17
Suits
USA
9:00 PM
0.25
0.989
18
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.24
0.659
19
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.23
0.787
20
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
10:06 PM
0.22
0.544
21
Krypton
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.22
0.725
22
American Pickers
History
9:00 PM
0.22
1.200
23
MLB Baseball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.21
0.766
24
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
8:00 PM
0.19
0.482
25
Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry
E!
9:00 PM
0.17
0.626
26
Skin Tight
TLC
10:02 PM
0.17
0.719
27
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
10:00 PM
0.17
0.383
28
Legendary Locations
Travel
10:00 PM
0.17
0.657
29
Storage Wars: Northern Treasures
A&E
9:00 PM
0.16
0.631
30
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.15
0.348
31
The Expanse
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.15
0.500
32
The Opposition with Jordan Klepper
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.15
0.356
33
Storage Wars: Northern Treasures
A&E
9:30 PM
0.15
0.552
34
Glam Masters
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.15
0.474
35
The Americans
FX
10:00 PM
0.13
0.569
36
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.13
0.396
37
Sell It Like Serhant
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.12
0.408
38
Flip Wars
A&E
10:01 PM
0.10
0.378
39
Life and Death Row
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.09
0.395
40
Famous In Love
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.08
0.212
41
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:30 PM
0.08
0.300
42
The Ultimate Fighter
FS1
10:00 PM
0.08
0.200
43
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.08
0.132
44
Wheeler Dealers
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.08
0.359
45
Outrageous Acts of Science
Science
10:04 PM
0.07
0.233
46
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:39 PM
0.07
0.170
47
The Fight Game with Jim Lampley
HBO
11:00 PM
0.06
0.151
48
Stone House Revival
DIY
9:30 PM
0.06
0.345
49
Graveyard Carz
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.06
0.270
50
America Inside Out with Katie Couric
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.05
0.226
51
Stone House Revival
DIY
9:00 PM
0.05
0.359
52
Hollywood Darlings
Pop
8:00 PM
0.03
0.141

No rating information was made immediately available for Audience's Ice; Cooking's Cheap Eats; and Ovation's The Wine 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.