Last night’s NBA Finals Game 7 is the highest-rated NBA game ever on ABC, drawing an 18.9 overnight rating, according to Nielsen. The telecast, in which the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors in an all-time classic – peaked with a 25.5 overnight rating from 10:30-10:45 p.m. ET.
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ESPN Insider and NBA Draft Expert Chad Ford answered media questions during today’s ESPN 2016 NBA Draft media call.
Last night’s NBA Finals Game 5 – the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors by 15 points (112-97) – matched last year’s Game 5 with a 14.2 overnight rating, according to Nielsen. This is the highest-rated Game 5 since 2004 (Detroit Pistons-L.A. Lakers clincher, 15.5).
Breaks Previous Record Set Last Year Most-Watched NBA Game Ever on WatchESPN NBA Finals Expected to Win the Night for 49th Consecutive Time Last night’s Game 1 of the 2016 NBA Finals delivered a 13.1 overnight rating, ABC’s highest-rated Game 1 ever according to Nielsen. The telecast, which featured the Golden State Warriors defeating the Cleveland … Read More
ESPN Analysts & Insiders’ Predictions ahead of 2016 NBA Eastern Conference Finals, Cavaliers vs. Raptors
Ahead of the 2016 NBA Eastern Conference Finals, ESPN analysts and insiders make strong predictions ahead of the series’ tip-off (Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors).
ESPN College Hoops and International Draft expert Fran Fraschilla discussed the 2016 NBA Draft Combine prospects and next month’s NBA Draft on a media conference call.
The NBA Playoffs 2016 will continue on ESPN with three Game 6s on Friday, April 29.
Cobertura multiplataforma exclusiva en español ESPN Deportes ofrece cobertura exclusiva de los Playoffs de la NBA a partir de mañana a las 3:30 p.m. ET, cuando los Houston Rockets se enfrenten a los Golden State Warriors en la serie de la primera ronda, seguido por el duelo entre los Dallas Mavericks y los Oklahoma City … Read More
SportsCenter will examine and compare the historic seasons of the current Golden State Warriors and the record-setting 1995-96 Chicago Bulls in a one-hour special airing Friday at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN.
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