TV Ratings Saturday: NBA basketball leads again

nba feb 27

nba feb 27

Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Saturday, Feb, 27, 2016

Note: ABC’s live NBA and NBC’s live NHL telecasts may result in larger than common adjustments in a final nationals.

The numbers for Saturday:


ABC’s prime-time promote of a NBA diversion between a Golden State Warriors and a Oklahoma City Thunder led a Saturday ratings this week with a1.5 rating in adults 18-49.

Meanwhile, NBC’s promote of a NHL diversion between a Detroit Red Wings and a Colorado Avalanche brought in a 0.6. CBS’ “48 Hours” fell fell somewhat as good from a 0.9 final week, to a 0.8 this week.

Network averages:


: Estimated commission of a star of TV households (or other specified group) tuned to a module in a normal minute. Ratings are voiced as a percent.
Fast Affiliate Ratings: These initial inhabitant ratings are accessible during approximately 11 a.m. ET the day after telecast. The total might embody stations that did not atmosphere a whole network feed, as good as internal news breaks or cutaways for internal coverage or other programming. Fast Affiliate ratings are not as useful for live programs and are expected to differ significantly from a final results, since a information simulate normal promote feed patterns. 
Share (of Audience): 
The percent of households (or persons) regulating radio who are tuned to a specific program, hire or network in a specific area during a specific time. 
Time Shifted Viewing:
 Program ratings for inhabitant sources are constructed in 3 streams of information – Live, Live +Same-Day and Live +7 Day. Time-shifted total comment for incremental observation that takes place with DVRs. Live+SD includes observation during a same promote day as a strange telecast, with a cut-off of 3 a.m. internal time when meters broadcast daily observation to Nielsen for processing. Live +7 ratings embody  viewing that takes place during a 7 days following a telecast.

Source: The Nielsen Company.