Friday, August 14, 2020

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'The Real Housewives of New York City,' 'Shark Week,' 'Double Shot at Love' & More!

On August 13, 2020, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.69 - followed by Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City (0.42), Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight (0.39), Discovery's Sharkadelic Summer (0.34) and Fox News' Hannity (0.32).





                                                    The Cable Ratings for Thursday, August 13

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:59 PM
0.69
1.522
2
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.42
1.224
3
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.39
4.271
4
Sharkadelic Summer
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.34
0.951
5
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.32
4.216
6
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.31
3.655
7
NBA Basketball
TNT
6:35 PM
0.28
0.740
8
Mako Nation
Discovery
10:02 PM
0.28
0.774
9
Double Shot at Love
MTV
8:00 PM
0.27
0.505
10
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.27
3.417
11
Air Jaws 2020
Discovery
8:00 PM
0.27
0.894
12
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:37 PM
0.26
0.720
13
Christina on the Coast
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.26
1.437
14
Alone
History
10:03 PM
0.25
1.546
15
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
5:45 PM
0.24
0.669
16
Court Cam
A&E
10:01 PM
0.24
0.896
17
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.24
0.954
18
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.23
0.690
19
Mountain Men
History
9:00 PM
0.23
1.945
20
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
9:32 PM
0.23
0.923
21
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.22
2.706
22
NBA Basketball
TNT
4:13 PM
0.22
0.525
23
Erin Burnett OutFront
CNN
7:00 PM
0.21
1.503
24
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.21
2.337
25
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.20
1.865
26
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.20
1.400
27
House Hunters
HGTV
10:01 PM
0.20
1.233
28
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.19
1.562
29
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
9:01 PM
0.19
0.822
30
The Story with Martha MacCallum
Fox News
7:00 PM
0.19
2.110
31
Restaurant: Impossible
Food
9:00 PM
0.18
0.910
32
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.18
0.516
33
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.18
2.105
34
Expedition Unknown: Shark Week Tonight
Discovery
11:03 PM
0.18
0.562
35
A Time to Kill
ID
10:00 PM
0.17
0.798
36
The ReidOut with Joy Reid
MSNBC
7:00 PM
0.17
2.022
37
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
9:00 PM
0.17
1.411
38
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.16
0.541
39
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.15
1.011
40
Tacoma FD
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.14
0.270
41
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
10:48 PM
0.13
0.371
42
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
3:02 PM
0.13
0.425
43
Cannonball
USA
8:00 PM
0.13
0.434
44
Married at First Sight: Couples’ Cam
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.12
0.615
45
Ghost Adventures
Travel
9:00 PM
0.12
0.325
46
Revenge Prank
MTV
9:00 PM
0.11
0.248
47
The Casagrandes
Nickelodeon
1:00 PM
0.11
0.474
48
Lost Resort
TBS
10:00 PM
0.11
0.363
49
Married at First Sight: Australia
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.09
0.563
50
Married at First Sight: Australia
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.07
0.508
51
Killer Couples
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.07
0.277
52
Cake
FXX
10:00 PM
0.04
0.081
53
Strange Evidence
Science
9:00 PM
0.04
0.304
54
MLB Baseball
ESPN
5:30 PM
0.04
0.164
55
MLB Baseball
MLBN
10:01 PM
0.04
0.177

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Fire Masters; E!'s Nightly Pop; Showtime's Desus & Mero; Up's Bringing Up Bates; and Viceland's Vice News Tonight.


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.