Triple Crown: Preakness Finishes Strong; 4th-Most Viewed in 20 Years

After overnight ratings were among the lowest since NBC picked up the rights, final numbers for The Preakness Stakes were more-than-respectable.

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Triple Crown: Preakness Overnights Rise, But Still Among Lowest in Years

Overnight ratings increased slightly for the second leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown, but remained among the lowest since NBC acquired rights.

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Triple Crown: Kentucky Derby Earns Second-Biggest Audience Since ’89

For the third time in five years, over sixteen million viewers watched the first race of the Triple Crown.

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Triple Crown: Kentucky Derby Overnight Ties 21-Year High

After hitting a six-year low in overnights last year, the Kentucky Derby surged to a 21-year high on Saturday.

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TV Ratings: NBC’s Breeders’ Cup Rating Up Big (Also: NBA on TNT and ESPN)

The Breeders’ Cup return to NBC was up huge compared to last year, but still trailed 2010.

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TV Ratings: Breeders’ Cup Overnight Up on NBC (Also: NBA on ESPN, Houston Rockets)

Overnight ratings nearly doubled for coverage of the Breeders’ Cup on NBC Saturday night.

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