Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'The Thundermans,' 'House Hunters,' 'Bering Sea Gold,' 'Ancient Aliens' & More!

On May 25, 2018, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.94 - followed by Food's Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (0.33), Nickelodeon's The Thundermans (0.28) and HGTV's House Hunters (0.25).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 8.089 million viewers - followed by HGTV's House Hunters International (1.427), The Thundermans (1.407) and House Hunters (1.368).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, May 25

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:34 PM
2.94
8.089
2
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.33
1.049
3
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.28
1.407
4
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
6:30 PM
0.26
1.329
5
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
6:00 PM
0.25
1.300
6
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.25
1.368
7
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.24
1.277
8
The Thundermans
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.24
1.363
9
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.22
1.427
10
Bering Sea Gold
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.22
1.076
11
BattleBots
Discovery
8:00 PM
0.22
0.939
12
Ancient Aliens
History
9:00 PM
0.20
1.104
13
Knight Squad
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.18
0.976
14
The Tesla Files
History
10:03 PM
0.16
0.883
15
The Last 24
ID
10:00 PM
0.16
0.780
16
Tanked
Animal
9:00 PM
0.16
0.497
17
Bellator MMA Live
Paramount
9:00 PM
0.15
0.421
18
The Last 24
ID
9:00 PM
0.14
0.701
19
DuckTales
Disney
8:00 PM
0.14
0.777
20
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.12
0.390
21
Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu
Cartoon
6:15 PM
0.11
0.551
22
Star Wars: Forces of Destiny
Disney
8:30 PM
0.10
0.612
23
ELeague
TBS
11:00 PM
0.10
0.176
24
Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas
HBO
11:30 PM
0.07
0.180
25
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.07
0.252
26
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.06
0.464
27
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:10 PM
0.05
0.281
28
Track & Field
NBC Sports
10:30 PM
0.04
0.142

No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's The Graham Norton Show; Epix's America Divided; Showtime's Mauro Ranallo: Bipolar Rock 'N' Roller; and Up's Expecting.


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.