ESPN’s broadcast of this year’s NBA Draft won the top spot in the Thursday cable ratings this week after scoring a 1.2 peak rating in adults 18-49 for the network. On USA, “WWE Smackdown” ticked up one tenth from its previous 0.6 to a 0.7 this week as well.

Spike’s “Lip Sync Battle” increased also from a 0.4 to a 0.5, while a late-night edition of “SportsCenter” grabbed a 0.6 for ESPN.

Top 100 cable shows among adults 18-49 for Thursday, June 23, 2016

Show Net Time Total Viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
NBA DRAFT L ESPN 7:31 PM 2,994 1.2
FAMILY GUY ADSM 11:30 PM 1,917 0.9
FAMILY GUY ADSM 11:00 PM 1,919 0.9
AMERICAN DAD ADSM 10:30 PM 1,776 0.8
NBA DRAFT L ESPN 7:00 PM 1,824 0.7
AMERICAN DAD ADSM 10:00 PM 1,684 0.7
WWE SMACKDOWN USA 8:00 PM 2,145 0.7
FINDING NEMO DSNY 8:00 PM 2,542 0.6
ROBOT CHICKEN ADSM 12:00 AM 1,195 0.6
BIG BANG THEORY, THE TBSC 9:30 PM 1,938 0.6
FLIP OR FLOP HGTV 9:00 PM 2,418 0.6
SPORTSCENTER 12AM L ESPN 12:20 AM 1,216 0.6
STREET OUTLAWS SPC DISC 10:00 PM 1,265 0.5
MIKE TYSON MYSTERIES ADSM 12:15 AM 1,016 0.5
CLEVELAND SHOW, THE ADSM 9:30 PM 1,245 0.5
FLIP OR FLOP HGTV 9:30 PM 2,139 0.5
BIG BANG THEORY, THE TBSC 9:00 PM 1,531 0.5
FRIENDS NAN 11:30 PM 1,080 0.5
2 BROKE GIRLS TBSC 10:00 PM 1,216 0.5
FX MOVIE PRIME FX 8:00 PM 1,278 0.5
HOUSE HUNTERS HGTV 10:00 PM 2,040 0.5
LIP SYNC BATTLE SPIKE 10:00 PM 1,122 0.5
AQUA TEEN HUNGERFORCE ADSM 12:30 AM 915 0.5
QUEEN OF THE SOUTH USA 10:00 PM 1,389 0.4
AMERICAN DAD ADSM 2:00 AM 836 0.4
BOBS BURGERS ADSM 9:00 PM 1,097 0.4
SQUIDBILLIES ADSM 12:45 AM 861 0.4
FRIENDS NAN 12:33 AM 899 0.4
HOUSE HUNTERS INTL HGTV 10:30 PM 1,859 0.4
FRIENDS NAN 12:00 AM 904 0.4
FAMILY GUY ADSM 2:30 AM 821 0.4
2 BROKE GIRLS TBSC 10:30 PM 1,005 0.4
ALONE HIST 9:00 PM 1,609 0.4
DESPICABLE ME DSNY 3:00 PM 1,886 0.4
AMERICAN DAD ADSM 1:30 AM 775 0.4
PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 895 0.4
BOBS BURGERS ADSM 8:30 PM 909 0.4
RIDICULOUSNESS SSN7B MTV 10:00 PM 785 0.4
MOUNTAIN MEN HIST 10:03 PM 1,854 0.4
RIDICULOUSNESS SSN7B MTV 10:31 PM 813 0.4
FRIENDS NAN 11:00 PM 917 0.4
FX MOVIE PRIME FX 10:00 PM 917 0.4
GEORGE LOPEZ NAN 6:30 AM 789 0.4
ERIC ANDRE SHOW ADSM 1:00 AM 734 0.4
SPORTSCENTER 1AM L ESPN 1:00 AM 782 0.4
BUNKD DSNY 9:45 PM 1,704 0.4
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR NAN 1:06 AM 743 0.4
GEORGE LOPEZ NAN 6:00 AM 794 0.4
FLIP OR FLOP HGTV 8:30 PM 1,520 0.4
NICK AT NITE MOVIE NAN 8:00 PM 1,188 0.4
TIM & ERIC AWESOME SHOW ADSM 1:15 AM 683 0.4
LAW & ORDER: SVU USA 7:00 PM 1,050 0.4
FULL HOUSE NAN 10:30 PM 941 0.4
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR NAN 1:39 AM 723 0.4
PAW PATROL NICK 9:30 AM 1,409 0.3
FLIP OR FLOP HGTV 8:00 PM 1,295 0.3
LIP SYNC BATTLE: TMI SPIKE 10:32 PM 865 0.3
FLIP OR FLOP HGTV 7:30 PM 1,118 0.3
BRAXTON FAMILY VALUES WETV 9:00 PM 801 0.3
SPONGEBOB NICK 7:30 AM 1,124 0.3
STREET OUTLAWS DISC 11:02 PM 847 0.3
TEEN TITANS GO TOON 4:30 PM 1,408 0.3
FULL HOUSE NAN 10:00 PM 960 0.3
SPONGEBOB NICK 7:00 AM 880 0.3
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR NAN 2:12 AM 724 0.3
PPG 2016 TOON 6:30 PM 1,362 0.3
MILLION DOLLAR LISTING NY BRVO 9:00 PM 1,043 0.3
WALK THE PRANK DSNY 4:45 PM 1,674 0.3
LAW & ORDER: SVU USA 6:00 PM 973 0.3
MUTT & STUFF NICK 10:00 AM 1,366 0.3
SPONGEBOB NICK 8:00 AM 1,193 0.3
FLIP OR FLOP HGTV 7:00 PM 1,057 0.3
TEAM UMIZOOMI NICK 10:30 AM 1,374 0.3
LAW & ORDER: SVU USA 5:00 PM 979 0.3
AMAZING WORLD OF GUMBALL TOON 5:00 PM 1,438 0.3
THE FIRST 48 AEN 10:01 PM 952 0.3
THE FIRST 48 AEN 9:00 PM 1,128 0.3
VINTAGE FLIP HGTV 11:00 PM 1,188 0.3
FLIP OR FLOP HGTV 6:30 PM 972 0.3
PAW PATROL NICK 12:00 PM 1,383 0.3
FAMILY GUY TBSC 2:00 PM 686 0.3
TEEN TITANS GO TOON 4:00 PM 1,356 0.3
LIV AND MADDIE DSNY 10:10 PM 1,597 0.3
BEAT B.FLAY FOOD 10:30 PM 863 0.3
TEEN TITANS GO TOON 6:45 PM 1,355 0.3
LAW & ORDER: SVU USA 4:00 PM 909 0.3
SPORTSCENTER EARLY L ESPN 6:00 PM 718 0.3
TEEN TITANS GO TOON 6:00 PM 1,407 0.3
CHOPPED FOOD 8:00 PM 942 0.3
BUBBLE GUPPIES NICK 11:30 AM 1,343 0.3
BEAT B.FLAY FOOD 10:00 PM 1,004 0.3
TEEN TITANS GO TOON 9:30 AM 1,254 0.3
PAW PATROL NICK 9:00 AM 1,263 0.3
CHOPPED FOOD 9:00 PM 957 0.3
2 BROKE GIRLS TBSC 8:30 PM 783 0.3
BUBBLE GUPPIES NICK 11:00 AM 1,312 0.3
CLARENCE TOON 5:30 PM 1,286 0.3
SPONGEBOB NICK 4:30 PM 1,607 0.3
K.C. UNDERCOVER DSNY 6:30 PM 1,452 0.3
KING OF THE HILL ADSM 8:00 PM 774 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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