Archive for June 13th, 2011

Gold Cup: Solid Numbers For Mexico/Cuba on Univision

Despite hefty competition from the NBA Finals, coverage of the 2011 Gold Cup managed to attract a solid audience on Univision Thursday night. The Mexico/Cuba Gold Cup match drew 4.858 million viewers on Univision Thursday […]

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2011 NBA Playoffs Numbers Game (UPDATED)

Ratings and viewership for every single game of the 2011 NBA Playoffs. With a damaging lockout just weeks away, the 2011 NBA Playoffs may have been the league’s farewell to relevance, at least for the […]

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2011 NBA Finals Down From 2010, But Third-Best on ABC (UPDATED)

Though down from last year’s seven-game series, the 2011 NBA Finals ranks as one of the strongest television attractions in recent NBA history. ABC averaged a 10.2 household rating and 17.339 million viewers for coverage […]

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NBA Finals: Game 6 Second-Most Viewed NBA Game Since ’98 (UPDATED)

Perhaps proving to ABC brass that soap operas can still command an audience, the finale of a particularly melodramatic NBA season earned one of the league’s largest audiences of the past decade. Sunday’s Mavericks/Heat Game […]

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Stanley Cup Final: 3.2 Overnight For Game 5

Though once again down compared to last year, Friday’s Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final was up from 2009. The fifth game of the Canucks/Bruins series earned a 3.2 overnight rating on NBC Friday […]

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Ratings: NASCAR on TNT, USA/Spain Soccer, NHL in Atlanta

Recent sports TV ratings news, including TNT’s first NASCAR race of the season, a USA men’s soccer friendly on ESPN, and local ratings for the Stanley Cup Final in Atlanta.

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NBA Finals: Game 6 Hits 11-Year High With 15.0 Overnight

The last NBA game before a presumably lengthy work stoppage earned strong numbers for ABC Sunday night. Sunday’s Game 6 between the Mavericks and Heat earned an 15.0 overnight rating on ABC, up 22% from […]

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