Monday, August 24, 2020

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Love After Lockup,' 'NHL Hockey,' 'Bering Sea Gold,' 'Live Rescue' & More!

On August 21, 2020, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.93 - followed by Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight (0.31), Fox News' The Ingraham Angle (0.27), Fox News' Hannity (0.26) and MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show (0.25).






                                                     The Cable Ratings for Friday, August 21 


Show

Network

Time

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

1

NBA Basketball

TNT

9:21 PM

0.93

2.270

2

NBA Basketball

TNT

6:37 PM

0.70

1.813

3

NBA Basketball

TNT

4:14 PM

0.42

1.045

4

Tucker Carlson Tonight

Fox News

8:00 PM

0.31

3.733

5

The Ingraham Angle

Fox News

10:00 PM

0.27

2.930

6

Hannity

Fox News

9:00 PM

0.26

3.179

7

The Rachel Maddow Show

MSNBC

9:00 PM

0.25

3.359

8

House Hunters

HGTV

10:00 PM

0.22

1.243

9

Love After Lockup

WE tv

9:00 PM

0.22

0.675

10

Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

Food

9:00 PM

0.22

0.970

11

NHL Hockey

NBC Sports

7:04 PM

0.22

0.698

12

House Hunters

HGTV

10:30 PM

0.19

1.264

13

Fox News at Night

Fox News

11:00 PM

0.18

1.763

14

The Story with Martha MacCallum

Fox News

7:00 PM

0.17

2.080

15

NHL Hockey

NBC Sports

9:42 PM

0.17

0.463

16

Bering Sea Gold

Discovery

8:00 PM

0.17

0.948

17

Live Rescue

A&E

9:00 PM

0.16

0.653

18

Anderson Cooper 360

CNN

8:00 PM

0.16

1.461

19

Erin Burnett OutFront

CNN

7:00 PM

0.16

1.236

20

CNN Tonight with Don Lemon

CNN

10:00 PM

0.15

1.120

21

Anderson Cooper 360

CNN

9:00 PM

0.15

1.266

22

Ridiculousness

MTV

11:00 PM

0.15

0.363

23

Real Time with Bill Maher

HBO

10:01 PM

0.14

1.076

24

The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell

MSNBC

10:00 PM

0.14

2.264

25

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Comedy

11:00 PM

0.14

0.412

26

All In with Chris Hayes

MSNBC

8:00 PM

0.13

1.920

27

The ReidOut with Joy Reid

MSNBC

7:00 PM

0.13

1.904

28

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Vegas Revue

VH1

8:00 PM

0.11

0.253

29

CNN Tonight with Don Lemon

CNN

11:00 PM

0.10

0.796

30

Sydney to the Max

Disney

8:00 PM

0.10

0.364

31

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams

MSNBC

11:00 PM

0.09

1.765

32

Bellator MMA Live

Paramount

10:00 PM

0.09

0.275

33

NBA Basketball

NBA TV

1:31 PM

0.09

0.245

34

100 Days Wild

Discovery

9:03 PM

0.09

0.625

35

MLB Baseball

ESPN

8:00 PM

0.07

0.308

36

ELeague

TBS

12:00 AM

0.06

0.148

37

NASCAR Racing

FS1

5:00 PM

0.06

0.312

38

Graveyard Carz

MotorTrend

10:00 PM

0.06

0.275

39

Throttle Out

MotorTrend

9:00 PM

0.05

0.246

40

Savage Kingdom

NatGeo

9:00 PM

0.05

0.395

41

Savage Kingdom

NatGeo

10:03 PM

0.05

0.336

42

Paranormal Nightshift

Travel

10:00 PM

0.05

0.299

43

Ed Stafford: First Man Out

Discovery

10:05 PM

0.05

0.368

44

Room 104

HBO

11:00 PM

0.04

0.228

45

Extreme Paranormal Witness

Travel

9:00 PM

0.04

0.327


No rating information was made immediately available for Reelz's David Koresh: Cult of Personality, Team Killers and World's Most Evil Killers.


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. 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.