Glass half full: “Fear the Walking Dead’s” June 3 episode nearly doubled its 18-49 rating with three days of delayed viewing, going from 0.6 to 1.1. It also added more viewers (1.39 million) than any other show in the top 25.

Glass half empty: The show has regularly gained half a point in the Live +3 ratings this season. The episode drew a series low in the same-day ratings, and it remains behind the curve after three days.

Live +3 ratings for Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals weren’t available. The game’s same-day numbers are noted with an asterisk below.

Top 25 cable shows (including ties) in Live +3 adults 18-49 for May 28-June 3, 2018

Rank Show Net L+3 18-49 rating Gain vs. Live + SD
% gain vs. Live + SD
1 NBA WEST FINALS – WARRIORS/ROCKETS GM 7 TNT 5.8 0.0 0%
2 JERSEY SHORE FAMILY VACATION MTV 1.9 0.7 58%
3 LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA VH1 1.5 0.6 67%
4 TEEN MOM II MTV 1.3 0.7 117%
STANLEY CUP FINALS – CAPITALS/GOLDEN KNIGHTS GM 2 NBCSN 1.3* n/a n/a
6 FEAR THE WALKING DEAD AMC 1.1 0.5 83%
STANLEY CUP FINALS – GOLDEN KNIGHTS/CAPITALS GM 3 NBCSN 1.1 0.0 0%
BASKETBALL WIVES VH1 1.1 0.4 57%
9 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 9 p.m. USA 1.0 0.2 25%
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 8 p.m. USA 1.0 0.2 25%
11 LIVE PD – FRI. AEN 0.9 0.2 29%
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NYC BRVO 0.9 0.4 80%
SOUTHERN CHARM BRVO 0.9 0.4 80%
BELOW DECK MEDITERRANEAN BRVO 0.9 0.4 80%
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 10 p.m. USA 0.9 0.2 29%
16 LIVE PD – SAT. AEN 0.8 0.1 14%
WESTWORLD HBOM 0.8 0.3 60%
THE LAST O.G. TBSC 0.8 0.3 60%
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST USA 0.8 0.3 60%
WWE SMACKDOWN USA 0.8 0.1 14%
BLACK INK CREW CHICAGO VH1 0.8 0.2 33%
22 DRAGON BALL SUPER ADSM 0.7 0.2 40%
STREET OUTLAWS DISC 0.7 0.2 40%
DEADLIEST CATCH DISC 0.7 0.2 40%
EX ON THE BEACH MTV 0.7 0.2 40%
TEEN MOM: YOUNG & PREGNANT MTV 0.7 0.3 75%
THE CHALLENGE: CHAMPS VS. STARS MTV 0.7 0.3 75%

 

Top 25 cable shows in Live +3 viewers for May 28-June 3, 2018

Rank Show Net L+3 viewers (000s) Gain vs. Live + SD (000s)
% gain vs. Live + SD
1 NBA WEST FINALS – WARRIORS/ROCKETS GM 7 TNT 15,077 148 1%
2 STANLEY CUP FINALS – CAPITALS/GOLDEN KNIGHTS GM 2 NBCSN 3,648* n/a n/a
3 HANNITY – TUES. FXNC 3,512 58 2%
4 STANLEY CUP FINALS – GOLDEN KNIGHTS/CAPITALS GM 3 NBCSN 3,489 32 1%
5 MARRYING MR. DARCY HALL 3,444 700 26%
6 HANNITY – WEDS. FXNC 3,184 68 2%
7 FEAR THE WALKING DEAD AMC 3,163 1,189 60%
8 JERSEY SHORE FAMILY VACATION MTV 3,148 1,113 55%
9 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT – TUES. FXNC 3,067 16 1%
10 HANNITY – THURS. FXNC 3,051 72 2%
11 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 9 p.m. USA 3,007 411 16%
12 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 8 p.m. USA 2,951 352 14%
13 LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA VH1 2,891 963 50%
14 GOOD WITCH HALL 2,853 753 36%
15 HANNITY – FRI. FXNC 2,838 114 4%
16 THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW – WEDS. MSNBC 2,820 82 3%
17 THE INGRAHAM ANGLE – WEDS. FXNC 2,745 59 2%
18 REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER HBOM 2,729 956 54%
19 THE INGRAHAM ANGLE – TUES. FXNC 2,707 51 2%
20 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT – THURS. FXNC 2,680 52 2%
21 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 10 p.m. USA 2,656 351 15%
22 THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW – THURS. MSNBC 2,645 96 4%
23 THE INGRAHAM ANGLE – THURS. FXNC 2,562 60 2%
24 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT – WEDS. FXNC 2,548 52 2%
25 THE INGRAHAM ANGLE – FRI. FXNC 2,528 119 5%

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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