Friday, March 1, 2019

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Dr. Pimple Popper,' '60 Days In,' 'Swamp People,' 'Top Chef,' 'Better Things' & More!

On February 28, 2019, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.61 - followed by TLC's Dr. Pimple Popper (0.60), A&E's 60 Days In (0.51), A&E's The First 48 (0.38) and MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show (0.34).





                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, February 28

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:14 PM
0.61
1.629
2
Dr. Pimple Popper
TLC
9:00 PM
0.60
2.963
3
60 Days In
A&E
10:01 PM
0.51
1.170
4
NBA Basketball
TNT
10:38 PM
0.50
1.279
5
The First 48
A&E
8:00 PM
0.38
1.112
6
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.38
1.138
7
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.34
3.520
8
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.33
1.581
9
Ex on the Beach
MTV
8:00 PM
0.32
0.626
10
Top Chef
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.32
0.956
11
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.32
3.275
12
Killing Time
ID
10:00 PM
0.31
1.242
13
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.31
1.004
14
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
10:00 PM
0.31
0.686
15
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
9:00 PM
0.30
0.631
16
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.28
3.057
17
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.27
2.661
18
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.26
1.280
19
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.26
1.483
20
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.25
1.300
21
Truck Night in America
History
10:03 PM
0.25
0.909
22
Untucked
VH1
10:30 PM
0.25
0.493
23
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.25
2.986
24
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.24
1.257
25
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.24
1.429
26
Deadly Secrets
ID
9:00 PM
0.23
1.146
27
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.22
0.506
28
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.22
2.228
29
Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles
Bravo
9:01 PM
0.21
0.786
30
Growing Up Hip Hop
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.21
0.548
31
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.20
0.870
32
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.20
2.148
33
Flip or Flop Nashville
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.19
0.919
34
Better Things
FX
10:00 PM
0.19
0.450
35
Bring It!
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.19
0.520
36
College Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.19
0.663
37
Game of Clones
MTV
9:01 PM
0.19
0.357
38
The Rap Game
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.19
0.456
39
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.18
0.684
40
College Basketball
ESPN
9:04 PM
0.17
0.483
41
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.17
1.461
42
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:33 PM
0.15
0.509
43
Unikitty
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.15
0.447
44
Broad City
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.15
0.291
45
Lip Sync Battle
Paramount
9:00 PM
0.15
0.413
46
Siren
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.14
0.408
47
Kindred Spirits
Travel
10:00 PM
0.14
0.497
48
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:01 PM
0.13
0.386
49
Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry
E!
8:00 PM
0.11
0.526
50
Backyard Envy
Bravo
10:01 PM
0.10
0.356
51
The Other Two
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.08
0.173
52
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.07
0.302
53
Busy Tonight
E!
11:00 PM
0.07
0.165
54
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:30 PM
0.07
0.286
55
America Says
GSN
9:00 PM
0.05
0.487
56
College Basketball
ESPN2
11:03 PM
0.05
0.191
57
Bringing Up Bates
Up
9:00 PM
0.05
0.217
58
College Basketball
ESPN2
9:04 PM
0.05
0.230
59
Common Knowledge
GSN
5:30 PM
0.04
0.433
60
Flack
Pop
10:00 PM
0.01
0.045

No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's Premier League Darts; Cooking's Food: Fact or Fiction?; Reelz's Famous Fortune Fights; Showtime's Desus & Mero; TV One's Urban One Honors; Up's Design Twins; 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.