Thursday, May 10, 2018

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Black Ink Crew,' 'Iron Chef Gauntlet,' 'Misfit Garage,' 'The Americans' & More!

On May 9, 2018, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.21 - followed by VH1's Black Ink Crew (0.55), Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City (0.46) and TLC's My 600-Lb. Life (0.37).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 5.973 million viewers - followed by HGTV's House Hunters (1.582), The Real Housewives of New York City (1.444) and HGTV's House Hunters International (1.398).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, May 9

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:13 PM
2.21
5.973
2
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:00 PM
0.55
1.116
3
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.46
1.444
4
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.37
1.179
5
Hip Hop Squares
VH1
10:00 PM
0.36
0.739
6
Iron Chef Gauntlet
Food
9:00 PM
0.35
1.082
7
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.32
1.582
8
Hip Hop Squares
VH1
10:30 PM
0.31
0.673
9
SpongeBob SquarePants
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.30
1.306
10
Misfit Garage
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.30
0.922
11
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
10:30 PM
0.29
0.868
12
Murder Chose Me
ID
10:00 PM
0.29
1.073
13
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.28
1.398
14
MLB Baseball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.27
1.043
15
See No Evil
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
1.109
16
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.25
1.341
17
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.24
0.845
18
Boise Boys
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.22
1.006
19
Legendary Locations
Travel
10:00 PM
0.21
0.775
20
Botched
E!
9:00 PM
0.20
0.620
21
Skin Tight
TLC
10:04 PM
0.20
0.736
22
Archer
FXX
10:00 PM
0.19
0.362
23
Sticker Shock
Discovery
10:02 PM
0.18
0.703
24
The Expanse
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.18
0.555
25
American Pickers
History
9:00 PM
0.18
1.004
26
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.17
0.639
27
Krypton
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.17
0.528
28
The Americans
FX
10:00 PM
0.17
0.671
29
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.16
0.355
30
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.14
0.452
31
Storage Wars: Northern Treasures
A&E
9:00 PM
0.13
0.542
32
Storage Wars: Northern Treasures
A&E
9:30 PM
0.13
0.534
33
Colony
USA
10:00 PM
0.12
0.443
34
Famous in Love
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.12
0.316
35
The Opposition with Jordan Klepper
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.11
0.321
36
Life and Death Row
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.11
0.376
37
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.11
0.321
38
The Ultimate Fighter
FS1
10:00 PM
0.10
0.207
39
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.10
0.315
40
Graveyard Carz
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.09
0.306
41
Flip Wars
A&E
10:01 PM
0.09
0.342
42
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.07
0.113
43
Wheeler Dealers
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.07
0.306
44
Comedy Knockout
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.07
0.151
45
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:38 PM
0.06
0.170
46
Brockmire
IFC
10:00 PM
0.06
0.233
47
Cheap Eats
Cooking
10:00 PM
0.05
0.139
48
America Inside Out with Katie Couric
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.05
0.191
49
Hollywood Darlings
Pop
8:00 PM
0.04
0.120

No rating information was made immediately available for Audience's Ice; DIY's Stone House Revival & Wood Work; HBO's Being Serena & The Fight Game; Ovation's The Wine Show; and Viceland's My House.


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.