Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'NHL Hockey,' 'Love After Lockup,' 'Ridiculousness,' 'House Hunters' & More!

On September 4, 2020, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.58 - followed by TNT's NBA Basketball (0.85), NBC Sports' NHL Hockey (0.29), Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight (0.27) and USA's NHL Hockey (0.25).






                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, September 4 


Show

Network

Time

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

1

NBA Basketball

ESPN

9:10 PM

1.58

3.896

2

NBA Basketball

TNT

6:30 PM

0.85

2.222

3

NHL Hockey

NBC Sports

8:57 PM

0.29

0.829

4

Tucker Carlson Tonight

Fox News

8:00 PM

0.27

3.825

5

NHL Hockey

USA

4:00 PM

0.25

0.653

6

The Rachel Maddow Show

MSNBC

9:00 PM

0.25

3.611

7

Love After Lockup

WE tv

9:00 PM

0.24

0.771

8

Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

Food

9:00 PM

0.24

1.018

9

Hannity

Fox News

9:00 PM

0.20

2.786

10

The Ingraham Angle

Fox News

10:00 PM

0.19

2.481

11

The Story with Martha MacCallum

Fox News

7:00 PM

0.18

2.015

12

The Rachel Maddow Show

MSNBC

10:00 PM

0.17

2.706

13

Ridiculousness

MTV

11:00 PM

0.17

0.425

14

House Hunters

HGTV

9:31 PM

0.17

1.341

15

House Hunters

HGTV

9:00 PM

0.15

1.238

16

Anderson Cooper 360

CNN

8:00 PM

0.14

1.316

17

CNN Tonight with Don Lemon

CNN

9:00 PM

0.13

1.177

18

The ReidOut with Joy Reid

MSNBC

7:00 PM

0.13

1.974

19

Erin Burnett OutFront

CNN

7:00 PM

0.12

1.119

20

CNN Tonight with Don Lemon

CNN

10:00 PM

0.12

1.200

21

Fox News at Night

Fox News

11:00 PM

0.12

1.592

22

2020 U.S. Open Tennis

ESPN

12:00 PM

0.12

0.563

23

2020 U.S. Open Tennis

ESPN

7:00 PM

0.11

0.541

24

Bering Sea Gold

Discovery

8:00 PM

0.11

0.911

25

Live Rescue

A&E

9:00 PM

0.10

0.601

26

100 Days Wild

Discovery

9:03 PM

0.09

0.616

27

The New York Times Presents

FX

10:00 PM

0.07

0.250

28

2020 U.S. Open Tennis

ESPN2

7:00 PM

0.05

0.307

29

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Vegas Revue

VH1

8:00 PM

0.05

0.166

30

Paranormal Nightshift

Travel

10:00 PM

0.05

0.274

31

Tour De France

NBC Sports

8:00 AM

0.04

0.315

32

Throttle Out

MotorTrend

9:00 PM

0.04

0.167

33

Extreme Paranormal Witness

Travel

9:00 PM

0.04

0.306

34

Alaska’s Deadliest

NatGeo

9:00 PM

0.03

0.423

35

MLB Baseball

MLBN

10:45 PM

0.03

0.087

36

ELeague

TBS

12:00 AM

0.03

0.087

37

MLB Baseball

MLBN

4:11 PM

0.02

0.109

38

Room 104

HBO

11:00 PM

0.02

0.152


No rating information was made immediately available for WGN America's NewsNation.


NOTE: For the 2020-21 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 121 million TV households in the United States - with 307.9 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.