Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Gold Rush,' 'Live PD,' 'Married to Medicine,' 'Christmas at Grand Valley' & More!

On December 21, 2018, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.79 - followed by Discovery's Gold Rush (0.59), A&E's Live PD (0.52) and ESPN's College Football (0.33).

Gold Rush was the most viewed program with 2.566 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (1.867), Live PD (1.711) and Hallmark M&M's Christmas at Grand Valley (1.679).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Friday, December 21

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:38 PM
0.79
1.867
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:13 PM
0.63
1.643
3
Gold Rush
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.59
2.566
4
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.52
1.711
5
College Football
ESPN
4:06 PM
0.33
1.372
6
Married to Medicine
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.26
0.743
7
RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars
VH1
8:00 PM
0.23
0.510
8
College Football
ESPN
12:30 PM
0.22
0.838
9
My Lottery Dream Home
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.22
1.269
10
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.22
0.908
11
House Hunters
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.21
0.966
12
Secrets of the Morgue
ID
10:00 PM
0.21
0.910
13
Teen Titans Go!
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.21
0.833
14
Master of Arms
Discovery
10:03 PM
0.20
0.836
15
House Hunters International
HGTV
11:30 PM
0.19
0.964
16
Love After Lockup
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.18
0.491
17
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:31 PM
0.18
0.525
18
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.17
0.490
19
Christmas at Grand Valley
HMM
9:00 PM
0.16
1.679
20
Unikitty
Cartoon
6:30 PM
0.13
0.587
21
The Shop
HBO
10:00 PM
0.10
0.259
22
Tanked
Animal
9:00 PM
0.10
0.330
23
Z Nation
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.10
0.403
24
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.09
0.278
25
College Basketball
ESPN2
9:04 PM
0.08
0.327
26
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:54 PM
0.08
0.220
27
Web of Lies
LMN
8:00 PM
0.08
0.378
28
Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.08
0.167
29
College Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.07
0.290
30
ELeague
TBS
11:00 PM
0.07
0.141
31
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.06
0.230
32
The Graham Norton Show
BBCA
11:00 PM
0.06
0.187
33
Extreme Cake Makers
Cooking
11:00 PM
0.06
0.231
34
Van Helsing
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.06
0.321
35
America Says
GSN
9:00 PM
0.05
0.363
36
Graveyard Carz
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.05
0.292
37
College Basketball
FS1
8:43 PM
0.04
0.176

No rating information was made immediately available for Cinemax's Mike Judge Presents: Tales From the Tour Bus; Epix's Unprotected Sets; and Showtime's Sommore: A Queen with No Spades.


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 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.