Archive for the ‘TV Sports Ratings & News’ Category

May 31st, 2009 at 8:29 pm

NBA Magic-Cavaliers Game 6 Draws 8.3 Million

Orlando's Eastern Conference championship-clinching victory over Cleveland drew more than 8.3 million viewers, capping a strong series for TNT. The network averaged


May 28th, 2009 at 6:26 pm

Gooooooaaaaaaaal! ESPN scores record with UEFA Champions League Soccer Final

Yesterday's airing of FC Barcelona's 2-0 win over defending champ Manchester United averaged 1.43 million viewers (and a 1.1 rating/1.07 million homes)


May 22nd, 2009 at 11:34 am

NHL Stanley Cup Finals TV Ratings, 1995-2008

Last years Pittsburgh Penguins v. Detroit Redwings marquis "Original 6" match up produced the best NHL Stanley Cup Finals ratings in 6 years, breaking


May 22nd, 2009 at 10:04 am

NBA Finals TV Ratings, 1974-2008

Quick, guess which year was Michael Jordan's last in the NBA Finals? Marketed far more on the power of individual stars than


May 18th, 2009 at 1:53 pm

FOX and Major League Baseball to move up start times for World Series and ALCS

NEW YORK - The 2009 World Series and American League Championship Series on FOX will start before 8 p.m. ET on weeknights,


May 18th, 2009 at 7:59 am

Jon Gruden replaces Tony Kornheiser in Monday Night Football booth

Bill and I both enjoy Tony Kornheiser tremendously on PTI, and now it looks like he'll have more time for it, and


May 1st, 2009 at 12:45 pm

Kentucky Derby TV Ratings

A long term decline in Kentucky Derby ratings was reversed sharply when NBC took over the broadcast in 2001. While the decline


April 7th, 2009 at 5:30 pm

NCAA B-ball finals hit record lows

from Monday night’s final matchup of this year’s NCAA men’s basketball tournament came in as the lowest-rated championship game ever. Last

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