Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Live PD,' 'NHL Hockey,' 'Ridiculousness,' 'At the Heart of Gold' & More!

On May 3, 2019, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.47 - followed by A&E's Live PD (0.60), NBC Sports' NHL Hockey (0.45), Discovery's Gold Rush: Parker's Trail (0.31) and HGTV's My Lottery Dream Home (0.29).





                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, May 3

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:51 PM
1.47
3.651
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:10 PM
1.46
4.057
3
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.60
1.875
4
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:41 PM
0.45
1.143
5
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:00 PM
0.33
1.017
6
Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.31
1.399
7
My Lottery Dream Home
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.29
1.494
8
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.27
0.523
9
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell
Adult Swim
12:15 AM
0.26
0.494
10
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.22
0.756
11
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:01 PM
0.22
1.532
12
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.20
0.728
13
Jeremy Wade’s Dark Waters
Discovery
10:02 PM
0.17
0.688
14
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.17
2.750
15
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.17
0.459
16
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.17
2.402
17
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.16
2.499
18
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:31 PM
0.16
0.426
19
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.14
2.207
20
Portals to Hell
Travel
10:00 PM
0.13
0.472
21
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.11
1.346
22
Crashletes
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.11
0.489
23
ELeague
TBS
11:00 PM
0.11
0.262
24
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.09
0.703
25
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.09
1.511
26
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.09
0.728
27
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.09
1.380
28
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.09
0.643
29
At the Heart of Gold
HBO
8:00 PM
0.09
0.354
30
A Mother on the Edge
LMN
8:00 PM
0.08
0.431
31
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.07
0.466
32
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.07
1.178
33
The New Negroes
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.07
0.179
34
College Softball
ESPN2
7:00 PM
0.07
0.234
35
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:59 PM
0.06
0.147
36
Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas
HBO
11:04 PM
0.06
0.310
37
Animal Cribs
Animal
9:01 PM
0.06
0.271
38
Junkyard Gold
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.05
0.199
39
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.05
0.247
40
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.05
0.162
41
MLB Baseball
MLBN
2:22 PM
0.04
0.243
42
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.04
0.301

No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's The Graham Norton Show and Cinemax's Warrior.


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.