Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'NASCAR Racing,' 'Boxing,' 'Sailing Into Love,' 'Murder Decoded' & More!

On May 18, 2019, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.57 - followed by FS1's NASCAR Racing (0.37), Showtime's Boxing (0.24), HGTV's Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation (0.23) and TNT's 2019 PGA Championship (0.20).





                                                    The Cable Ratings for Saturday, May 18

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
9:12 PM
2.57
7.247
2
NASCAR Racing
FS1
8:19 PM
0.37
2.441
3
Boxing
Showtime
11:07 PM
0.24
0.791
4
Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.23
1.092
5
2019 PGA Championship
TNT
11:00 AM
0.20
1.182
6
House Hunters Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.20
0.985
7
The Last 24
ID
11:00 PM
0.20
0.837
8
Murder Decoded
ID
10:00 PM
0.19
0.908
9
Sailing Into Love
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.19
2.119
10
Log Cabin Living
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.17
0.959
11
The Substitute
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.15
0.749
12
College Softball
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.15
0.559
13
Boxing
Showtime
10:41 PM
0.14
0.549
14
College Softball
ESPN
4:00 PM
0.14
0.469
15
Boxing
Showtime
11:18 PM
0.14
0.460
16
JoJo’s Dream Birthday
Nickelodeon
8:35 PM
0.13
0.644
17
Boxing
Showtime
10:18 PM
0.13
0.505
18
Psycho Granny
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.12
0.723
19
Boxing
Showtime
9:59 PM
0.12
0.433
20
Trading Spaces
TLC
8:00 PM
0.10
0.591
21
Nate & Jeremiah by Design
TLC
9:01 PM
0.09
0.612
22
The Vet Life
Animal
9:01 PM
0.09
0.789
23
Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet
Animal
8:00 PM
0.09
0.975
24
College Softball
ESPN2
7:55 PM
0.09
0.417
25
Boxing
Showtime
9:17 PM
0.08
0.319
26
The Secret Life of the Zoo
Animal
10:03 PM
0.08
0.528
27
College Softball
ESPN2
9:45 PM
0.08
0.307
28
Iyanla, Fix My Life
OWN
9:00 PM
0.07
0.302
29
Accident, Suicide or Murder
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.07
0.349
30
Boxing
Showtime
9:00 PM
0.07
0.248
31
The Son
AMC
9:00 PM
0.06
0.527
32
College Softball
ESPN2
4:36 PM
0.06
0.330
33
The Book of John Gray
OWN
10:00 PM
0.04
0.228
34
Chasing Life with Dr. Sanjay Gupta
CNN
9:00 PM
0.04
0.424
35
MLB Baseball
MLBN
1:09 PM
0.04
0.249
36
MLB Baseball
FS1
10:26 PM
0.04
0.214
37
MLB Baseball
MLBN
4:49 PM
0.04
0.215
38
College Softball
ESPN2
12:00 PM
0.04
0.193

No rating information was made immediately available for DIY's Big Texas Fix and Reelz's Real Story of.


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.