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TV Ratings: Breeders’ Cup Overnight Down (Also: STL Blues, Detroit Pistons)

Overnight ratings dropped double-digits for coverage of the Breeders’ Cup on NBC.

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Triple Crown: Final Numbers Down, But Not Bad, For Belmont Stakes

After a double-digit drop in the overnights, final ratings for The Belmont Stakes held up relatively well on NBC.

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Triple Crown: Belmont Stakes Hits 3-Year Low in Overnights

As is usually the case, The Belmont Stakes suffered without the possibility of a Triple Crown winner.

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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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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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