In 2019, it averaged 2.4 million. The nba destroyed itself by becoming a political organization, and the ratings prove it.
That’s a 30 percent drop between 2020 and 2019.
Nba ratings 2020 compared to 2019. Earlier this week, sports media watch released a report that the 2020 nba finals between the los angeles lakers and the miami heat had a 49 percent drop in television viewership compared to last. Ratings for those series were high. The 2019 nba finals averaged 15.1 million.
The ratings for the nba. The nba didn’t have the largest percentage drop among the major sports leagues. 26.7 ppg, 9.4 rpg, 3.1 apg, 2.4 bpg, 51.
Going from 16.6 million to 16.5 million. Compared to the playoffs in 2019, it was down 18 percent in the ratings and 16 percent in viewership. Basketball ratings are way down, and they won’t be coming back.
At its peak, 6.028 million viewers tuned in to watch game 6 of the finals on sunday evening, which is a 66% dip compared to 2019, when game 6 saw 18.34 million viewers. In 2012, baseball drew 2.5 million viewers on network television; League ratings for the 2020 postseason were down 37 percent from last year and 49 percent from the 2019 nba finals.
Despite a thrilling ending, the game brought in only 5.7 million viewers on abc in early numbers according to tvline. Not only did the ratings tank compared to last year, but the nba finals were also crushed by “sunday night football” on nbc, which peaked at more than 12 million viewers. And the miami heat plunged almost 70 percent compared to game 6 of the 2019 nba.
Nfl ratings compared to the nba playoffs tell us a story. General view of an american flag on the field during the. People are tired of watching the highly political @nba.
Shockingly, this year’s conference finals saw ratings decrease by 35% from a season ago despite the presence of the los angeles. — david hookstead (@dhookstead) august 28, 2020. Sitting down with rachel nichols…
3.49m), with the caveat that this year marked the first time since 2004 that it did not air a game on the. No matter how you spin it, there’s no happy ending for the nba when it comes to the 2020 finals. Although the ratings for the 2020 nba playoffs were down 37% compared to last year, both the nhl playoffs (38%) and the mlb playoffs (40%) have experienced more significant rating declines.
This story was updated monday, aug. But compared to the comparable game last year, it was way down. That is a 45 percent drop off.
Compared to the last season, abc’s first playoff game of this season fell 23 percent in ratings and 21 percent in viewership. The nba’s broadcast about canceling the games had 190,000. The 2019 nba finals had 27% fewer viewers this year, compared to last year (17.85m to 10.4m).
Mlb, too, is close to flat. Those numbers paled in comparison with the first four games of the 2019. Game 5 of the nba finals continued a pattern of extremely low ratings compared to previous years.
That represents a drop of 45 percent. Trump bashes nba finals ratings, which hit historic lows in 2020;. This compares to 18.22 million viewers last year.