Thursday, March 14, 2019

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'The Challenge,' 'Black Ink Crew,' 'Forged in Fire,' 'Moonshiners' & More!

On March 13, 2019, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.94 - followed by MTV's The Challenge (0.52), Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City (0.47), VH1's Black Ink Crew (0.43) and TLC's My 600-Lb. Life (0.41).





                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, March 13

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
9:38 PM
0.94
2.415
2
The Challenge
MTV
9:00 PM
0.52
0.841
3
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.47
1.382
4
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:00 PM
0.43
0.845
5
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.41
1.292
6
NBA Basketball
ESPN
7:13 PM
0.38
1.023
7
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.36
1.152
8
Moonshiners
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.35
1.398
9
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.32
3.371
10
Moonshiners: Whiskey Business
Discovery
10:02 PM
0.31
1.173
11
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.31
0.645
12
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.30
0.835
13
In Pursuit with John Walsh
ID
10:00 PM
0.30
1.190
14
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.30
1.679
15
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.30
3.108
16
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.28
1.629
17
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.28
3.205
18
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.26
1.480
19
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.26
2.857
20
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
10:30 PM
0.25
0.801
21
See No Evil
ID
9:00 PM
0.25
1.144
22
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.24
0.812
23
Botched
E!
9:00 PM
0.23
0.692
24
UEFA Champions League
TNT
3:47 PM
0.21
0.454
25
Family by the Ton
TLC
10:00 PM
0.21
0.642
26
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.20
2.449
27
College Basketball
ESPN2
9:24 PM
0.19
0.658
28
Paranormal Caught on Camera
Travel
10:00 PM
0.19
0.787
29
The Magicians
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.19
0.534
30
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.18
1.786
31
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.17
2.026
32
Double Dare
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.17
0.743
33
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.17
1.032
34
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.17
0.929
35
College Basketball
ESPN2
7:00 PM
0.17
0.577
36
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.17
1.508
37
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.16
0.364
38
Project Runway All Stars
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.16
0.804
39
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.15
1.029
40
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.14
0.380
41
Deadly Class
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.14
0.368
42
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.14
0.318
43
Drop the Mic
TNT
10:00 PM
0.13
0.332
44
College Basketball
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.12
0.440
45
College Basketball
ESPN
2:30 PM
0.12
0.504
46
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.11
0.593
47
Zombie House Flipping
A&E
9:00 PM
0.11
0.387
48
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.11
0.369
49
Deal or No Deal
CNBC
9:00 PM
0.11
0.578
50
Beyond the Unknown
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.578
51
Schitt’s Creek
Pop
10:00 PM
0.10
0.246
52
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:04 PM
0.10
0.371
53
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.10
0.389
54
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
8:00 PM
0.10
0.674
55
Knight Fight
History
11:05 PM
0.10
0.303
56
I’m Sorry
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.09
0.198
57
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.08
0.290
58
Snoop Dogg Presents: The Joker’s Wild
TNT
10:30 PM
0.08
0.219
59
Tiny House Nation
A&E
10:01 PM
0.07
0.321
60
Wrench’d
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.07
0.352
61
American Beauty Star
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.07
0.290
62
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:40 PM
0.06
0.159
63
Documentary Now!
IFC
11:00 PM
0.05
0.096
64
You’re the Worst
FXX
10:00 PM
0.04
0.124
65
Gone
WGN
9:00 PM
0.03
0.347

No rating information was made immediately available for E!'s Busy Tonight; GSN's Common Knowledge & America Says; SundanceTV's Ministry of Evil; 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.