Thursday, February 28, 2019

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'The Challenge,' 'Black Ink Crew: Chicago,' 'Suits,' 'The Magicians' & More!

On February 27, 2019, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.73 - followed by MTV's The Challenge (0.53), Bravo's The Real Housewives of New Jersey (0.49), MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show (0.43) and VH1's Black Ink Crew: Chicago (0.41).





                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, February 27

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:38 PM
0.73
1.613
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:12 PM
0.60
1.404
3
The Challenge
MTV
9:00 PM
0.53
0.848
4
The Real Housewives of New Jersey
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.49
1.357
5
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.43
3.839
6
Black Ink Crew: Chicago
VH1
9:00 PM
0.41
0.761
7
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.35
3.705
8
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.33
1.859
9
Moonshiners
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.33
1.155
10
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.32
1.835
11
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.32
1.670
12
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.31
3.495
13
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.31
2.991
14
In Pursuit with John Walsh
ID
10:00 PM
0.30
1.134
15
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.30
0.922
16
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.29
1.004
17
See No Evil
ID
9:00 PM
0.29
1.063
18
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.29
3.141
19
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.28
0.680
20
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.28
2.581
21
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.28
0.871
22
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.27
1.345
23
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.26
1.338
24
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.26
1.430
25
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.24
1.127
26
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.23
2.018
27
Botched
E!
9:00 PM
0.20
0.683
28
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:30 PM
0.20
0.414
29
Suits
USA
10:00 PM
0.18
0.741
30
Family by the Ton
TLC
10:00 PM
0.18
0.609
31
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.18
0.383
32
Paranormal Caught on Camera
Travel
10:00 PM
0.18
0.697
33
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.17
2.131
34
The Magicians
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.17
0.534
35
Drop the Mic
TNT
10:00 PM
0.17
0.483
36
The Trump Dynasty
A&E
9:00 PM
0.16
0.667
37
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.15
0.370
38
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.13
0.394
39
Grown-ish
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.13
0.306
40
Snoop Dogg Presents: The Joker’s Wild
TNT
10:30 PM
0.13
0.375
41
Project Runway All Stars
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.12
0.562
42
Deadly Class
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.12
0.355
43
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:33 PM
0.11
0.379
44
Unikitty
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.11
0.431
45
Beyond the Unknown
Travel
9:00 PM
0.10
0.550
46
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:42 PM
0.10
0.281
47
Deal or No Deal
CNBC
9:00 PM
0.10
0.489
48
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
8:00 PM
0.09
0.570
49
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.326
50
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
10:20 PM
0.09
0.223
51
Knight Fight
History
11:05 PM
0.09
0.315
52
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:32 PM
0.09
0.321
53
I’m Sorry
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.08
0.188
54
Schitt’s Creek
Pop
10:00 PM
0.08
0.227
55
Gone
WGN
9:00 PM
0.07
0.461
56
Wrench’d
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.07
0.305
57
College Basketball
FS1
9:01 PM
0.06
0.208
58
Alien News Desk
Syfy
11:00 PM
0.06
0.192
59
College Basketball
ESPN2
7:00 PM
0.05
0.249
60
College Basketball
ESPN2
9:03 PM
0.05
0.254
61
American Beauty Star
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.05
0.211
62
Bargain Mansions
DIY
9:00 PM
0.05
0.232
63
Last Stop Garage
MotorTrend
10:00 PM
0.04
0.252
64
You’re the Worst
FXX
10:00 PM
0.04
0.125
65
Documentary Now!
IFC
11:00 PM
0.04
0.103
66
Pure
WGN
10:00 PM
0.03
0.221
67
Ministry of Evil: The Twisted Cult of Tony Alamo
Sundance
11:00 PM
0.03
0.141

No rating information was made immediately available for E!'s Busy Tonight; GSN's Common Knowledge & America Says; and Viceland's Vice Live.


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.