Archive for June 12th, 2012

Belmont Stakes: Race Portion Earns Big Numbers, Considering the Circumstances

Sure, it was not the fifteen or twenty million viewers that could have been expected if I’ll Have Another raced, but The Belmont Stakes still earned a decent-sized audience Saturday.

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Sprint Cup: TNT Opens ‘Summer Series’ With Slight Bump

The first NASCAR race of the season on TNT had a modest increase over last year.

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2012 NBA Playoffs on ESPN Most-Viewed Ever on Cable

Boosted by the Eastern Conference Finals, ESPN had the most-viewed NBA Playoffs ever on cable television.

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NBA Playoffs: Over 13 Million For Celtics/Heat Finale, Largest NBA Audience Ever on Cable

Despite airing on the lowest rated night of the week, Game 7 of the Celtics/Heat series earned record numbers on ESPN.

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Overnight ratings jumped nearly 80% for the track and field Adidas Grand Prix Saturday. In other news, the PGA Tour St. Jude Classic also had increases over the weekend, while the results were not quite […]

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Stanley Cup Final: Series Finale Earns 4.0 Overnight, Up From ’11

The last game of the Stanley Cup Final was the first to have an increase in overnights.

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French Open: Rain-Delayed Men’s Final Down From Last Year; Women’s Final Flat

Despite being interrupted due to rain, Sunday’s French Open Men’s Final earned solid numbers for NBC.

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