Archive for June 12th, 2010

First, the results of last week’s predictions Sport Game/Event Net Prediction Rating NBA Celtics/Lakers Game 2 ABC 8.3 9.2 Last Sunday’s Celtics/Lakers Game 2 drew a 9.2 final rating on ABC, up 12% from Magic/Lakers […]

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The Ratings Game: Thursday’s World Cup Kickoff Concert drew a 1.0 rating and 1.7 million viewers on Univision, topping ESPN2′s telecast of the same event by 233% and 310%, respectively (0.3, 424,000 viewers). Univision outdrew […]

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It has not been a particularly good season for baseball on FOX in the ratings department. Luckily, neither was last year. Regional MLB action featuring Rays/Rangers drew 1.4 final rating on FOX last Saturday, down […]

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French Toast: Low Numbers For French Open

The French Open did not exactly have people watching in droves. Saturday’s Schiavone/Stosur Women’s Final drew a 1.4 final rating on NBC, up 8% from Kuznetsova/Safina last year (1.3), down 13% from Ivanovic/Safina in 2008 […]

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Belmont Ratings Lowest Since At Least ’96

Ratings for the final leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown slumped to the lowest levels since the mid-1990s. The race segment of The 2010 Belmont Stakes drew a 3.0 final rating and 4.9 million viewers […]

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Evidently, Tiger Woods‘ real life drama is not as big of a television attraction as his on-course exploits. Final round coverage of The Memorial — Woods’ fourth tournament since his personal life became a news […]

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