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Final Nielsen Ratings From Recent Sports Events

The following lists Final Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY).

SHOW
DATE
NET
TIME
RAT/SHR
WNBA: Storm-Silver Stars
5/24
ABC
3:30-5:36pm
0.5/2
"NBA Countdown"
5/24
ABC
8:00-8:27pm
1.7/4
NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Finals:
Celtics-Pistons: Game Three
5/24
ABC
8:27-11:22pm
3.7/8
PGA Tour: Crowne Plaza
Invitational at Colonial: Third Round
5/24
CBS
3:00-6:02pm
1.2/4
MLB: (regional)
5/24
Fox
3:45-6:45pm
1.7/5
Golf: Senior PGA Championship: Third Round
5/24
NBC
3:00-6:00pm
0.5/1
IndyCar: Indianapolis 500 Pre-Race Show
5/25
ABC
12:00-1:00pm
2.2/7
IndyCar: Indianapolis 500
5/25
ABC
1:00-5:00pm
4.6/13
"Identity of a Racing Champ"
5/25
ABC
5:00-6:00pm
1.4/4
Collegiate Nationals: Intramural Games (taped)
5/25
CBS
2:00-3:00pm
0.3/1
PGA Tour: Crowne Plaza
Invitational at Colonial: Final Round
5/25
CBS
3:00-6:00pm
1.7/5
NASCAR Sprint Cup: Coca-Cola 600
5/25
Fox
5:51-10:22pm
4.7/10
Championship Off Road Racing:
Pomona, CA (taped)
5/25
NBC
1:30-3:00pm
0.4/1
Golf: Senior PGA Championship: Final Round
5/25
NBC
3:00-6:09pm
0.5/1
SHOW
DATE
NET
TIME
U.S. AREA
COV. AREA
VIEWERS (000)
NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Semifinals: Spurs-Hornets: Game Seven
5/19
TNT
8:31-11:15pm
4.3
5.0
6,547
MLB: "Monday Night Baseball": Cubs-Astros
5/19
ESPN
7:00-10:29pm
0.9
1.1
1,334
NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Finals: Pistons-Celtics: Game One
5/20
ESPN
8:27-11:12pm
3.7
4.4
5,431
NBA Draft Lottery
5/20
ESPN
8:00-8:27pm
1.8
2.1
2,329
NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Finals: Spurs-Lakers: Game One
5/21
TNT
9:14-11:57pm
4.1
4.8
6,190
NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Finals: Pistons-Celtics: Game Two
5/22
ESPN
8:27-11:28pm
3.9
4.6
5,698
NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Finals: Spurs-Lakers: Game Two
5/23
TNT
9:14-11:48pm
3.7
4.4
5,513
NASCAR Nationwide Series: Carquest Auto Parts 300
5/24
ESPN2
7:30-10:30pm
1.7
2.0
2,569
NHL Stanley Cup Finals: Penguins-Red Wings: Game One
5/24
VS
8:00-10:51pm
1.2
1.8
2,352
NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Finals: Lakers-Spurs: Game Three
5/25
TNT
8:31-11:10pm
3.7
4.3
5,729

MLB: In San Diego, Jay Posner reports ratings for Channel 4 San Diego's first 49 Padres telecasts this season averaged a 5.0 HH rating, down "nearly 30[%] from last year's final season average" of 7.0. The ratings have fallen since an 11.2 for the March 31 Astros-Padres season opener, which marked the "highest Opening Day rating ever on Channel 4" (SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE, 5/30)....Blue Jays games on Rogers Sportsnet were averaging 291,300 viewers through May 18, up 4.3% over 279,200 at the same point in '07 (Rogers)....The May 23 Brewers-Nationals game on FSN Wisconsin drew a 5.6 HH rating (49,896 HHs). The four-game series averaged a 5.1 (45,441 HHs) (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 5/28).

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