Friday, August 7, 2020

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'The Real Housewives of New York City,' 'Double Shot at Love,' 'The First 48' & More!

On August 6, 2020, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.71 - followed by Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City (0.36), Fox News' Hannity (0.36), Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight (0.33) and Fox News' The Ingraham Angle (0.31).





                                                    The Cable Ratings for Thursday, August 6

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
9:16 PM
0.71
1.596
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
6:48 PM
0.42
1.059
3
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.36
1.159
4
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.36
3.802
5
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.33
3.654
6
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.31
3.329
7
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.28
3.591
8
Double Shot at Love
MTV
8:00 PM
0.26
0.449
9
NBA Basketball
TNT
4:15 PM
0.24
0.592
10
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.24
0.911
11
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
9:01 PM
0.24
0.825
12
House Hunters
HGTV
10:01 PM
0.23
1.458
13
2020 PGA Championship
ESPN
4:00 PM
0.23
1.246
14
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.22
1.929
15
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
10:00 PM
0.22
1.651
16
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.22
0.715
17
Christina on the Coast
HGTV
9:01 PM
0.21
1.379
18
Restaurant: Impossible
Food
9:00 PM
0.21
0.845
19
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.20
0.491
20
Court Cam
A&E
10:01 PM
0.20
0.789
21
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.20
1.716
22
A Time to Kill
ID
10:00 PM
0.20
0.776
23
The ReidOut with Joy Reid
MSNBC
7:00 PM
0.19
2.078
24
Alone
History
10:03 PM
0.19
1.237
25
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.18
2.278
26
Mountain Men
History
9:00 PM
0.17
1.695
27
Devil Among Us
ID
9:00 PM
0.16
0.841
28
Cannonball
USA
8:00 PM
0.16
0.570
29
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.16
2.350
30
The Story with Martha MacCallum
Fox News
7:00 PM
0.16
1.875
31
Erin Burnett OutFront
CNN
7:00 PM
0.15
1.209
32
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:06 PM
0.15
0.401
33
Coronavirus: Facts and Fears
CNN
8:00 PM
0.15
1.241
34
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.15
1.997
35
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.15
0.993
36
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
6:37 PM
0.12
0.296
37
Lost Resort
TBS
10:00 PM
0.10
0.368
38
MLS Soccer
ESPN2
8:01 PM
0.10
0.227
39
Tacoma FD
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.10
0.198
40
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
4:06 PM
0.09
0.261
41
Revenge Prank
MTV
9:00 PM
0.09
0.223
42
Ghost Adventures
Travel
9:00 PM
0.09
0.359
43
Married at First Sight: Couples’ Cam
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.09
0.580
44
Married at First Sight: Australia
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.07
0.526
45
Married at First Sight: Australia
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.06
0.548
46
NHL Hockey
CNBC
10:30 PM
0.06
0.171
47
Strange Evidence
Science
9:00 PM
0.06
0.349
48
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
1:30 PM
0.05
0.139
49
Killer Couples
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.04
0.238
50
Fire Masters
Cooking
10:00 PM
0.04
0.097
51
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
2:36 PM
0.04
0.145
52
Syfy Wire’s The Great Debate
Syfy
11:00 PM
0.04
0.141
53
Bringing Up Bates
Up
9:00 PM
0.03
0.206
54
Cake
FXX
10:00 PM
0.03
0.068

No rating information was made immediately available for E!'s Nightly Pop; Showtime's Desus & Mero; 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.