Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'NASCAR Racing,' 'Fahrenheit 451,' 'Royally Ever After' & More!

On May 19, 2018, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.54 - followed by FS1's NASCAR Racing (0.42), FS1's UFC Fight Night (0.31) and HBO's Fahrenheit 451 (0.26).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 6.827 million viewers - followed by NASCAR Racing (2.474), Hallmark's Royally Ever After (2.017) and Fahrenheit 451 (1.107).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, May 19

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:30 PM
2.54
6.827
2
NASCAR Racing
FS1
8:00 PM
0.42
2.474
3
UFC Fight Night
FS1
10:09 PM
0.31
0.870
4
Fahrenheit 451
HBO
8:01 PM
0.26
1.107
5
Royally Ever After
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.24
2.017
6
The Killer Beside Me
ID
10:00 PM
0.23
1.038
7
Henry Danger
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.22
1.054
8
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.21
0.979
9
Mountain Life
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.21
0.985
10
Trading Spaces
TLC
8:00 PM
0.19
0.853
11
Mountain Life
HGTV
11:30 PM
0.19
0.878
12
College Softball
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.18
0.556
13
The Adventures of Kid Danger
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.17
0.861
14
Psycho Ex-Girlfriend
LMN
8:00 PM
0.16
0.585
15
Nate & Jeremiah by Design
TLC
9:05 PM
0.16
0.809
16
Boxing
Showtime
11:34 PM
0.15
0.535
17
College Softball
ESPN
2:30 PM
0.15
0.584
18
Boxing
Showtime
11:20 PM
0.15
0.492
19
College Softball
ESPN
5:23 PM
0.14
0.526
20
Boxing
Showtime
10:28 PM
0.14
0.487
21
June Weddings Preview 2018
Hallmark
11:00 PM
0.12
0.882
22
Royal Wedding Revealed
TLC
10:07 PM
0.11
0.562
23
Boxing
Showtime
12:26 AM
0.09
0.289
24
Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s
OWN
9:00 PM
0.09
0.434
25
Boxing
Showtime
10:05 PM
0.08
0.312
26
Black Love
OWN
10:00 PM
0.08
0.327
27
The Case of
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.07
0.294
28
Buckeye Bottoms
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.06
0.531
29
MLB Baseball
FS1
1:01 PM
0.06
0.268
30
Abuse of Power
Oxygen
7:00 PM
0.06
0.248
31
MLB Baseball
MLBN
4:11 PM
0.06
0.199
32
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:21 PM
0.04
0.235
33
Patrick Melrose
Showtime
9:00 PM
0.03
0.186

No rating information was made immediately available for DIY's Lawn & Order & First Time Flippers; Ovation's The Artful Detective; 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.