John Wall is already a ratings draw in the Washington, D.C. market.
Washington Post sports blogger Dan Steinberg has the details:
The five Summer League games on CSN averaged a 0.83 household averaged a 0.60 rating on MASN and MASN2. Hell, bear in mind that the Wizards averaged a 0.79 rating on CSN in 2008-2009, and a 1.16 last season. So yes, John Wall's Summer Leaguers outdrew the actual NBA Washington Wizards from two seasons ago, and the actual Washington Nationals from last year.in the D.C. market, equal to nearly 20,000 households, according to Nielsen numbers. It doesn't sound like much, but bear in mind that the Nats last season