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Thursday Final Ratings: ESPN Wins Prime Time Among All Key Adult and Male Demos Thanks to NBA Draft

What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Thursday, June 21:

The Gong Show (P) (ABC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 3.115 million viewers
• 2.0/4 HH
• 0.5/3 A18-49 (0.6/3 F18-49, 0.5/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.8/3 A25-54 (0.9/4 F25-54, 0.7/3 M25-54)

Match Game (P) (ABC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 3.505 million viewers
• 2.3/4 HH
• 0.7/3 A18-49 (0.9/4 F18-49, 0.5/2 M18-49)
• 0.4/3 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.0/3 A25-54 (1.2/4 F25-54, 0.8/3 M25-54)

Take Two (P) (ABC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 3.358 million viewers
• 2.3/5 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.6/3 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.7/3 A25-54 (0.9/3 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)

The Big Bang Theory (R) (CBS, 8:00 PM, 31 min.)
• 5.764 million viewers
• 3.6/7 HH
• 1.0/5 A18-49 (1.1/5 F18-49, 0.8/4 M18-49)
• 0.4/3 A18-34 (0.6/4 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.6/6 A25-54 (1.7/7 F25-54, 1.4/6 M25-54)

Young Sheldon (R) (CBS, 8:31 PM, 30 min.)
• 5.706 million viewers
• 3.6/7 HH
• 0.9/4 A18-49 (0.9/4 F18-49, 0.8/4 M18-49)
• 0.5/3 A18-34 (0.6/3 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.4/5 A25-54 (1.6/6 F25-54, 1.3/5 M25-54)

Mom (R) (CBS, 9:01 PM, 29 min.)
• 4.600 million viewers
• 3.0/6 HH
• 0.7/3 A18-49 (0.8/3 F18-49, 0.6/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.2/4 A25-54 (1.4/5 F25-54, 1.0/4 M25-54)

Life in Pieces (R) (CBS, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 3.668 million viewers
• 2.4/5 HH
• 0.6/3 A18-49 (0.7/3 F18-49, 0.5/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.0/3 A25-54 (1.2/4 F25-54, 0.8/3 M25-54)

S.W.A.T. (R) (CBS, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 3.265 million viewers
• 2.1/4 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/2 M18-34)
• 0.8/3 A25-54 (0.9/3 F25-54, 0.7/3 M25-54)

Little Big Shots (NBC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 5.620 million viewers
• 3.6/7 HH
• 0.7/4 A18-49 (0.9/4 F18-49, 0.5/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.4/3 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.1/4 A25-54 (1.3/5 F25-54, 0.8/3 M25-54)

Marlon (NBC, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 2.808 million viewers
• 1.8/3 HH
• 0.6/3 A18-49 (0.8/3 F18-49, 0.5/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 0.8/3 A25-54 (1.0/3 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)

Marlon (NBC, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 2.410 million viewers
• 1.6/3 HH
• 0.6/3 A18-49 (0.8/3 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
• 0.8/3 A25-54 (1.0/3 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (R) (NBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.520 million viewers
• 1.7/4 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.7/3 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
• 0.7/3 A25-54 (0.9/3 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)

The Four (Fox, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 2.382 million viewers
• 1.5/3 HH
• 0.7/3 A18-49 (0.8/4 F18-49, 0.6/3 M18-49)
• 0.5/3 A18-34 (0.6/4 F18-34, 0.4/3 M18-34)
• 0.9/3 A25-54 (1.0/4 F25-54, 0.8/3 M25-54)

Supernatural (R) (CW, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.751 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49 (0.2/1 F18-49, 0.2/1 M18-49)
• 0.1/1 A18-34 (0.1/1 F18-34, 0.1/1 M18-34)
• 0.2/1 A25-54 (0.3/1 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)

Black Lightning (R) (CW, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.618 million viewers
• 0.4/1 HH
• 0.1/1 A18-49 (0.2/1 F18-49, 0.1/0 M18-49)
• 0.1/0 A18-34 (0.1/1 F18-34, 0.0/0 M18-34)
• 0.2/1 A25-54 (0.2/1 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)

La Rosa de Guadalupe (Univision, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.755 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.6/3 A18-49

El Rico y Lazaro (Univision, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.743 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.5/3 A18-49

La Bella y Las Bestias (Univision, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.574 million viewers
• 0.9/2 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49

Por Amar Sin Ley (Univision, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.574 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49

El Chavo (UniMás, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.203 million viewers
• 0.1/0 HH
• 0.1/0 A18-49

Reto 4 Elementos: Naturaleza Extrema (UniMás, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 0.520 million viewers
• 0.3/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49

República mundialista (UniMás, 10:00 PM, 96 min.)
• 0.218 million viewers
• 0.1/0 HH
• 0.1/0 A18-49

Viva el Mundial y Mas (Telemundo, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.867 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.3/2 A18-49
• 0.2/1 A18-34

Mi Familia Perfecta (Telemundo, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.030 million viewers
• 0.6/1 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49
• 0.3/2 A18-34

Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso (Telemundo, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.532 million viewers
• 0.8/2 HH
• 0.6/3 A18-49
• 0.6/4 A18-34

El Señor de Los Cielos VI (Telemundo, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.679 million viewers
• 0.9/2 HH
• 0.8/3 A18-49
• 0.6/4 A18-34

What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s select cable telecasts on Thursday, June 21 (with the night’s cable ranks according to total viewers and adults 18-49 in parentheses):

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 9:00 PM, 31 min.)
• 1.011 million viewers (#31)
• 0.63 HH (#33)
• 0.25 A18-49 (#38)
• 0.19 A18-34 (#33)
• 0.33 A25-54 (#33)

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 9:31 PM, 31 min.)
• 1.036 million viewers (#29)
• 0.66 HH (#30)
• 0.28 A18-49 (#26)
• 0.19 A18-34 (#33)
• 0.37 A25-54 (#27)

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 10:02 PM, 32 min.)
• 0.974 million viewers (#33)
• 0.63 HH (#33)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#29)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#52)
• 0.37 A25-54 (#27)

Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, 10:34 PM, 33 min.)
• 0.901 million viewers (#40)
• 0.59 HH (#39)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#44)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#52)
• 0.34 A25-54 (#32)

Southern Charm (BRAVO, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.491 million viewers (#15)
• 1.07 HH (#10)
• 0.50 A18-49 (#6)
• 0.28 A18-34 (#10)
• 0.70 A25-54 (#5)

Girlfriend’s Guide to Divorce (BRAVO, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.449 million viewers (#77)
• 0.35 HH (#65)
• 0.14 A18-49 (#83)
• 0.05 A18-34 (#97)
• 0.20 A25-54 (#65)

Detroiters (CMDY, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.264 million viewers (#100)
• 0.17 HH (#100)
• 0.13 A18-49 (#89)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#58)
• 0.13 A25-54 (#95)

Nashville (CMT, 9:00 PM, 62 min.)
• 0.749 million viewers (#48)
• 0.49 HH (#47)
• 0.16 A18-49 (#71)
• 0.08 A18-34 (#85)
• 0.23 A25-54 (#59)

Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.963 million viewers (#34)
• 0.69 HH (#27)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#64)
• 0.08 A18-34 (#85)
• 0.25 A25-54 (#52)

Cuomo Prime Time (CNN, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.138 million viewers (#23)
• 0.80 HH (#21)
• 0.21 A18-49 (#54)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#69)
• 0.28 A25-54 (#49)

CNN Tonight (CNN, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.065 million viewers (#27)
• 0.75 HH (#24)
• 0.24 A18-49 (#41)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#58)
• 0.29 A25-54 (#44)

NBA Draft 2018 (ESPN, 7:30 PM, 273 min.)
• 3.066 million viewers (#2)
• 1.96 HH (#2)
• 1.25 A18-49 (#1)
• 1.13 A18-34 (#1)
• 1.30 A25-54 (#1)

College World Series Florida vs. Texas Tech (ESPNU, 8:00 PM, 241 min.)
• 0.608 million viewers (#59)
• 0.36 HH (#60)
• 0.12 A18-49 (#94)
• 0.09 A18-34 (#78)
• 0.17 A25-54 (#85)

Beat Bobby Flay (FOOD, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.087 million viewers (#25)
• 0.69 HH (#27)
• 0.37 A18-49 (#13)
• 0.25 A18-34 (#17)
• 0.46 A25-54 (#12)

Tucker Carlson Tonight (FOXNC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.532 million viewers (#5)
• 1.69 HH (#5)
• 0.26 A18-49 (#33)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#69)
• 0.43 A25-54 (#15)

Hannity (FOXNC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 3.158 million viewers (#1)
• 2.12 HH (#1)
• 0.29 A18-49 (#22)
• 0.09 A18-34 (#78)
• 0.51 A25-54 (#9)

The Ingraham Angle (FOXNC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.644 million viewers (#4)
• 1.76 HH (#4)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#44)
• 0.07 A18-34 (#91)
• 0.44 A25-54 (#14)

Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger (FRFM, 8:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 0.606 million viewers (#60)
• 0.37 HH (#58)
• 0.20 A18-49 (#57)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#45)
• 0.22 A25-54 (#61)

Bad Boys II (HBO, 8:00 PM, 147 min.)
• 0.377 million viewers (#89)
• 0.23 HH (#87)
• 0.16 A18-49 (#71)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#69)
• 0.19 A25-54 (#76)

Flip or Flop (HGTV, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.957 million viewers (#7)
• 1.30 HH (#7)
• 0.33 A18-49 (#15)
• 0.21 A18-34 (#26)
• 0.47 A25-54 (#11)

House Hunters (HGTV, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.613 million viewers (#11)
• 1.07 HH (#10)
• 0.28 A18-49 (#26)
• 0.19 A18-34 (#33)
• 0.40 A25-54 (#21)

House Hunters International (HGTV, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.438 million viewers (#16)
• 1.02 HH (#12)
• 0.25 A18-49 (#38)
• 0.16 A18-34 (#51)
• 0.35 A25-54 (#30)

Swamp Mysteries (HIST, 9:00 PM, 63 min.)
• 1.506 million viewers (#14)
• 0.90 HH (#16)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#44)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#52)
• 0.35 A25-54 (#30)

Alone (HIST, 10:03 PM, 62 min.)
• 1.296 million viewers (#19)
• 0.77 HH (#23)
• 0.30 A18-49 (#19)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#40)
• 0.42 A25-54 (#18)

Murder Calls (ID, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.119 million viewers (#24)
• 0.83 HH (#20)
• 0.26 A18-49 (#33)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#69)
• 0.40 A25-54 (#21)

Primal Instinct (ID, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.227 million viewers (#21)
• 0.88 HH (#17)
• 0.29 A18-49 (#22)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#58)
• 0.43 A25-54 (#15)

All In with Chris Hayes (MSNBC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.693 million viewers (#8)
• 1.22 HH (#8)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#64)
• 0.05 A18-34 (#97)
• 0.26 A25-54 (#51)

Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.685 million viewers (#3)
• 1.90 HH (#3)
• 0.29 A18-49 (#22)
• 0.09 A18-34 (#78)
• 0.42 A25-54 (#18)

Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell (MSNBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 2.286 million viewers (#6)
• 1.62 HH (#6)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#44)
• 0.08 A18-34 (#85)
• 0.39 A25-54 (#24)

Jersey Shore: Family Vacation (MTV, 8:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 1.662 million viewers (#10)
• 0.97 HH (#14)
• 0.95 A18-49 (#2)
• 1.13 A18-34 (#1)
• 0.89 A25-54 (#2)

Ex on the Beach (MTV, 9:01 PM, 61 min.)
• 0.862 million viewers (#45)
• 0.51 HH (#44)
• 0.49 A18-49 (#8)
• 0.59 A18-34 (#5)
• 0.39 A25-54 (#24)

American Woman (PAR, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.381 million viewers (#88)
• 0.26 HH (#82)
• 0.12 A18-49 (#94)
• 0.04 A18-34 (#100)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#89)

Lip Sync Battle (PAR, 10:30 PM, 32 min.)
• 0.411 million viewers (#84)
• 0.27 HH (#79)
• 0.15 A18-49 (#78)
• 0.06 A18-34 (#95)
• 0.19 A25-54 (#76)

AFI Lifetime Achievement Award George Clooney (TNT, 10:00 PM, 90 min.)
• 0.483 million viewers (#74)
• 0.33 HH (#72)
• 0.15 A18-49 (#78)
• 0.06 A18-34 (#95)
• 0.18 A25-54 (#78)

The Carbonaro Effect (TRU, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.420 million viewers (#81)
• 0.24 HH (#86)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#64)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#58)
• 0.18 A25-54 (#78)

Inside Carbonaro (TRU, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.371 million viewers (#90)
• 0.21 HH (#94)
• 0.14 A18-49 (#83)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#66)
• 0.14 A25-54 (#93)

Queen of the South (USA, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.240 million viewers (#20)
• 0.79 HH (#22)
• 0.41 A18-49 (#10)
• 0.26 A18-34 (#15)
• 0.45 A25-54 (#13)

Shooter (USA, 10:00 PM, 49 min.)
• 0.924 million viewers (#39)
• 0.62 HH (#36)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#29)
• 0.22 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#40)

RuPaul’s Drag Race 10 (VH1, 8:00 PM, 90 min.)
• 0.632 million viewers (#55)
• 0.39 HH (#55)
• 0.27 A18-49 (#29)
• 0.22 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.29 A25-54 (#44)

Growing Up Hip-Hop (WETV, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.520 million viewers (#69)
• 0.34 HH (#69)
• 0.22 A18-49 (#48)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#45)
• 0.25 A25-54 (#52)

Source: Live+Same Day data, Nielsen Media Research

Written by Douglas Pucci

Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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