The NBC Sports Network led the night in the Thursday cable ratings this week, with its coverage of the Anaheim vs Nashville NHL Conference Final game scoring a 0.5 rating in adults 18-49. Two back-to-back special episodes of “Swamp People” followed closely behind with two 0.5s on the History Channel. In addition, a later post-game special landed in the top 25 on NBC Sports as well by raking in a 0.3.

On Spike, “Lip Sync Battle” held steady with a 0.3 for the second week in a row. Meanwhile, both Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” and Lifetime’s “Married at First Sight” grabbed 0.3s, staying in line with their previous numbers, respectively.

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

Show Net Time Total Viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
NHL CONFERENCE FINALS NBC SPORTS 8:02 PM 1,312 0.5
SWAMP PEOPLE SPECIAL HISTORY 9:00 PM 2,235 0.5
SWAMP PEOPLE SPECIAL HISTORY 10:00 PM 2,151 0.5
LIGA MX L UNIVISION 10:30 PM 919 0.4
NICK AT NITE MOVIE NICKELODEON 8:00 PM 1,525 0.4
RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC 9:00 PM 2,940 0.4
MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT LIFETIME 9:00 PM 938 0.3
LIP SYNC BATTLE SPIKE 10:00 PM 745 0.3
DAILY SHOW COMEDY CENTRAL 11:00 PM 1,018 0.3
EVIL STEPMOTHERS INVEST 10:00 PM 1,011 0.3
ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 9:00 PM 1,477 0.3
LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 1,649 0.3
ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 1,574 0.3
LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 2,496 0.3
FEAR THY NEIGHBOR INVEST 9:00 PM 1,044 0.3
BEAT B.FLAY FOOD 10:00 PM 954 0.3
FLIP OR FLOP VEGAS HOME 9:00 PM 1,460 0.3
LIGA MX CLAUSURA UNIVISION 8:03 PM 659 0.3
ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 1,350 0.3
CNN TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 1,399 0.3
LOUD HOUSE NICKELODEON 5:00 PM 1,740 0.3
BRAXTON FAMILY VALUES WETV 9:00 PM 835 0.3
HOUSE HUNTERS HOME 10:00 PM 1,468 0.3
NHL LIVE POST CONFERENCE FINAL NBC SPORTS 11:25 PM 594 0.3
SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 1,340 0.3

 

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Alex Welch

blog comments powered by Disqus