“WWE Monday Night Raw” took a small hit in the Monday cable ratings this week. The USA broadcast fell another tenth from its previous 0.9 to a 0.8 peak rating in adults 18-49 across its 3-hour-long runtime. Meanwhile, TNT captured the top spot of the night with its live broadcast of the Warriors vs Rockets NBA conference final game, which scored a 5.7 with 14.81 million viewers.

In addition, the network’s usual pre-game and “Inside the NBA Playoffs” specials rounded out the top 3 with 2.4 and 1.1s. On VH1, “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” broke its recent 1.0 streak and fell one-tenth to a 0.9 this time around. Similarly, Bravo’s “Basketball Wives” was down another tenth to a 0.7 with 1.59 million viewers.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Monday, May 28, 2018

Show Net Time Total viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
NBA PLAYOFFS TNT 8:55 PM 14,810 5.7
INSIDE THE NBA PLAYOFFS TNT 11:34 PM 5,779 2.4
NBA PLAYOFFS PRE-GAME TNT 8:00 PM 3,188 1.1
LOVE AND HIP HOP ATLANTA VH1 8:00 PM 1,921 0.9
WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA 8:00 PM 2,593 0.8
WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA 9:00 PM 2,591 0.8
BASKETBALL WIVES VH1 9:00 PM 1,590 0.7
WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA 10:00 PM 2,300 0.7
ANIMAL KINGDOM TNT 12:25 AM 1,607 0.7
TEEN MOM II MTV 9:00 PM 1,199 0.6
STREET OUTLAWS DISCOVERY 8:00 PM 1,388 0.5
AMERICAN CHOPPER DISCOVERY 10:01 PM 1,334 0.5
CASEY ANTHONYS PARENTS A&E 8:00 PM 1,506 0.4
SHAUNIES HOME COURT VH1 10:00 PM 953 0.4
LOVE IT OR LIST IT HOME 9:00 PM 1,900 0.4
SELECCION MEX UNIVISION 8:53 PM 903 0.4
TEEN MOM YOUNG AND PREG MTV 10:01 PM 672 0.4
HOUSE HUNTERS HOME 10:00 PM 1,899 0.4
SHAUNIES HOME COURT 1B VH1 10:30 PM 805 0.4
FORGED IN FIRE HISTORY 9:00 PM 1,181 0.3
MOVIE – ORIGINAL PREM: GIRL IN THE BUNKER LIFETIME 8:00 PM 1,284 0.3
FIRST TAKE L ESPN 10:00 AM 778 0.3
HOUSE HUNTERS INTL HOME 10:30 PM 1,782 0.3
VANDERPUMP RULES BRAVO 9:00 PM 748 0.3
BLAZE AND THE MONSTER MACHINES NICKELODEON 12:00 PM 1,342 0.3

 

Source: The Nielsen Company

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys, rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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