Saturday was a quiet one in the cable ratings. With the only NBA playoff game airing on ABC, no original show on cable got above a 0.6 rating in adults 18-49.

“Samurai Jack” led the day in the 18-49 demographic with a 0.6 for Adult Swim, in line with its previous episodes. “Live PD” on A&E came in second at 0.5, followed by “Dragon Ball Z Kai” and “Attack on Titan” at 0.4.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Saturday, May 6, 2017

Show Net Time Total Viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
SAMURAI JACK ADULT SWIM 11:00 PM 1,358 0.6
LIVE PD A&E 9:00 PM 1,466 0.5
DRAGON BALL Z KAI/FINAL ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 925 0.4
ATTACK ON TITAN ADULT SWIM 12:30 AM 771 0.4
LAKEFRONT BARGAIN HUNT RENO HGTV 10:00 PM 1,648 0.3
MEGAMIND CARTOON NETWORK 6:00 PM 1,245 0.3
TOKYO GHOUL ADULT SWIM 1:00 AM 733 0.3
SULLY HBO 8:20 PM 1,366 0.3
NHL PLAYOFFS NBCSN 3:00 PM 999 0.3
LAKEFRONT BARGAIN HUNT RENO HGTV 9:00 PM 1,451 0.3
DRAGON BALL SUPER ADULT SWIM 8:00 PM 879 0.3
JUSTICE LEAGUE ACTION CARTOON NETWORK 7:30 AM 734 0.3
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND ESPN 9:00 AM 663 0.3
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 1:00 AM 582 0.3
TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE CARTOON NETWORK 6:30 AM 632 0.3
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 12:07 AM 599 0.3
MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM/UNICORN ADULT SWIM 2:00 AM 550 0.3
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 11:00 PM 578 0.3
GAME SHAKERS NICK 8:00 PM 1,389 0.2
SPORTSCENTER ESPN 2:00 AM 462 0.2
SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND ESPN 8:00 AM 582 0.2
PIONEER WOMAN FOOD 10:00 AM 1,120 0.2
THE KITCHEN AT FN FOOD 11:00 AM 1,087 0.2
NICKY, RICKY, DICKY & DAWN NICK 8:30 PM 1,277 0.2
ELENA OF AVALOR DISNEY CHANNEL 9:00 AM 1,234 0.2

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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