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Published May 9, 2012
THUNDER STRUCK: In Oklahoma City, Mel Bracht noted the Thunder-Mavericks Western Conference First Round series averaged a combined 20.5 local rating in the Oklahoma City market, a 28% increase "over the Thunder's first-round series last season against the Denver Nuggets, which averaged 16.0 in five games” (NEWSOK.com, 5/8)....In Dallas, Barry Horn reported the Mavericks season-ending Game Four loss to the Thunder “scored a four-game worst 6.4 rating in Dallas-Fort Worth.” Horn: “And here's the craziest numbers: Friday night's Rangers-Indians game on KTXA-CBS topped Saturday night's Mavericks-Thunder game: 6.6 to 6.4” (DALLASNEWS.com, 5/7).