Monday, May 20, 2019

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'NHL Hockey,' 'Live PD,' 'Gold Rush: Parker's Trail,' 'My Lottery Dream Home' & More!

On May 17, 2019, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.57 - followed by NBC Sports' NHL Hockey (0.43), A&E's Live PD (0.41), Discovery's Gold Rush: Parker's Trail (0.32) and HGTV's My Lottery Dream Home (0.27).





                                                    The Cable Ratings for Friday, May 17

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:31 PM
1.57
4.394
2
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:55 PM
0.43
1.368
3
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.41
1.302
4
Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.32
1.522
5
My Lottery Dream Home
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.27
1.539
6
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.26
0.900
7
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.24
0.870
8
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:01 PM
0.23
1.404
9
2019 PGA Championship
TNT
1:00 PM
0.21
1.458
10
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.21
0.436
11
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:31 PM
0.19
0.499
12
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell
Adult Swim
12:15 AM
0.19
0.409
13
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.18
0.495
14
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.18
2.379
15
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.17
2.199
16
Jeremy Wade’s Dark Waters
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.17
0.762
17
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.17
2.621
18
Portals to Hell
Travel
10:00 PM
0.13
0.452
19
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.12
1.263
20
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.11
1.757
21
DuckTales
Disney
3:00 PM
0.11
0.386
22
NASCAR Racing
FS1
8:30 PM
0.10
0.559
23
CNN Special Report
CNN
9:00 PM
0.10
0.963
24
College Softball
ESPN
9:35 PM
0.09
0.348
25
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.09
0.702
26
Deadly Assistant
LMN
8:00 PM
0.09
0.369
27
ELeague
TBS
11:00 PM
0.08
0.209
28
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.08
1.541
29
College Softball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.08
0.324
30
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.08
0.270
31
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.08
1.381
32
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.08
0.663
33
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.07
0.494
34
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.07
1.252
35
Nature’s Strangest Mysteries: Solved
Animal
8:00 PM
0.07
0.362
36
College Softball
ESPN2
10:10 PM
0.07
0.250
37
Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas
HBO
11:01 PM
0.06
0.280
38
Big Hero 6: The Series
Disney
3:30 PM
0.06
0.250
39
The New Negroes
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.06
0.171
40
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.05
0.296
41
Junkyard Gold
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.05
0.222
42
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.05
0.258
43
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:11 PM
0.04
0.265
44
College Softball
ESPN2
7:00 PM
0.04
0.147
45
The Graham Norton Show
BBCA
11:00 PM
0.04
0.179
46
Nature’s Strangest Mysteries: Solved
Animal
8:30 PM
0.04
0.359
47
Warrior
Cinemax
10:00 PM
0.03
0.144
48
State of the Union
Sundance
10:00 PM
0.02
0.195

No rating information was made immediately available for Showtime's Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men and Brendan Schaub: You'd Be Surprised.


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.