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Wednesday, Jun. 5, 2019
The NBA’s first international Finals may be a coup for Canada, but decidedly not for ABC.
Viewership for the first two games of the series between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors was down sharply from last year’s finals — 24 percent for the first game and 26 percent for the...
Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017
On a rerun-riddled schedule last week, viewers flocked to the limited ration of fresh fare, according to Nielsen.
Game 5 of the NBA Finals was by far the week's big attraction, drawing more than 24 million viewers to ABC to land the week's top spot.
NBC grabbed the next three slots...
Wednesday, Jun. 14, 2017
Until the current season, ABC had never cast a black man or woman as the lead character in "The Bachelor" or "The Bachelorette." There were suggestions that some at the network feared it would hurt the show among the primarily older people who enjoy the fantasy franchise.
Three weeks into...
Wednesday, Jun. 7, 2017
The NBA Finals is off and running with its best ratings through two games since the Chicago Bulls’ last championship in 1998. Now ABC has to hope the Cleveland Cavaliers can make it competitive.
The first two games, both won by the Golden State Warriors, averaged 19.2 million viewers, the...