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Warriors-Cavaliers Generate Third-Largest NBA Finals Game 3 Audience in 17 Years

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  • What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Wednesday, June 6:

    Jimmy Kimmel Live! Game Night 3 (S) (ABC, 8:00 PM, 31 min.)
    • 4.281 million viewers
    • 2.7/6 HH
    • 1.1/5 A18-49 (1.0/4 F18-49, 1.2/6 M18-49)
    • 0.8/5 A18-34 (0.8/5 F18-34, 0.8/6 M18-34)
    • 1.3/5 A25-54 (1.2/5 F25-54, 1.4/6 M25-54)

    NBA Countdown-Game 3 (S) (ABC, 8:31 PM, 27 min.)
    • 5.648 million viewers
    • 3.6/7 HH
    • 1.7/9 A18-49 (1.3/6 F18-49, 2.1/12 M18-49)
    • 1.4/9 A18-34 (1.1/7 F18-34, 1.6/13 M18-34)
    • 2.0/8 A25-54 (1.6/6 F25-54, 2.4/10 M25-54)

    NBA Finals on ABC-Game 3 Golden State Warriors at Cleveland Cavaliers (S) (ABC, 8:58 PM, 159 min.)
    • 17.852 million viewers
    • 10.4/20 HH
    • 6.4/27 A18-49 (4.7/19 F18-49, 8.2/35 M18-49)
    • 5.6/31 A18-34 (4.2/23 F18-34, 7.0/40 M18-34)
    • 7.0/24 A25-54 (5.1/18 F25-54, 8.9/31 M25-54)

    SEAL Team (RS) (CBS, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 3.794 million viewers
    • 2.5/5 HH
    • 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.3/2 M18-49)
    • 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
    • 0.7/3 A25-54 (0.8/3 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)

    SEAL Team (R) (CBS, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 3.543 million viewers
    • 2.3/4 HH
    • 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.3/1 M18-49)
    • 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.1/1 M18-34)
    • 0.6/2 A25-54 (0.8/3 F25-54, 0.5/2 M25-54)

    Code Black (CBS, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 5.674 million viewers
    • 3.7/7 HH
    • 0.6/3 A18-49 (0.9/4 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
    • 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
    • 1.0/3 A25-54 (1.3/4 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)

    American Ninja Warrior (NBC, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
    • 5.164 million viewers
    • 3.0/6 HH
    • 1.2/5 A18-49 (1.3/6 F18-49, 1.0/4 M18-49)
    • 0.7/4 A18-34 (0.8/4 F18-34, 0.5/3 M18-34)
    • 1.5/5 A25-54 (1.7/6 F25-54, 1.3/5 M25-54)

    Reverie (NBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 2.220 million viewers
    • 1.4/3 HH
    • 0.5/2 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.4/2 M18-49)
    • 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
    • 0.7/2 A25-54 (0.7/2 F25-54, 0.6/2 M25-54)

    MasterChef (Fox, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 3.261 million viewers
    • 2.0/4 HH
    • 0.9/4 A18-49 (1.0/4 F18-49, 0.7/4 M18-49)
    • 0.5/3 A18-34 (0.6/3 F18-34, 0.5/3 M18-34)
    • 1.1/4 A25-54 (1.3/5 F25-54, 0.9/4 M25-54)

    MasterChef (Fox, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 3.254 million viewers
    • 2.0/4 HH
    • 0.9/4 A18-49 (1.0/4 F18-49, 0.7/3 M18-49)
    • 0.6/3 A18-34 (0.6/3 F18-34, 0.6/3 M18-34)
    • 1.2/4 A25-54 (1.3/4 F25-54, 1.0/3 M25-54)

    Supergirl (R) (CW, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.739 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)
    • 0.3/1 A25-54 (0.3/1 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)

    The Originals (CW, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.768 million viewers
    • 0.5/1 HH
    • 0.2/1 A18-49 (0.3/1 F18-49, 0.2/1 M18-49)
    • 0.2/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.2/1 M18-34)
    • 0.3/1 A25-54 (0.3/1 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)

    La Rosa de Guadalupe (Univision, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.746 million viewers
    • 0.9/2 HH
    • 0.6/3 A18-49

    El Rico y Lazaro (Univision, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.576 million viewers
    • 0.9/2 HH
    • 0.5/2 A18-49

    Papa a Toda Madre (Univision, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.543 million viewers
    • 0.9/2 HH
    • 0.5/2 A18-49

    Por Amar Sin Ley (Univision, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.448 million viewers
    • 0.9/2 HH
    • 0.5/2 A18-49

    Sanson y Dalila (R) (UniMás, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.286 million viewers
    • 0.2/0 HH
    • 0.1/0 A18-49

    Reto 4 Elementos: Naturaleza Extrema (UniMás, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
    • 0.552 million viewers
    • 0.3/0 HH
    • 0.2/1 A18-49

    Sanson y Dalila (UniMás, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.634 million viewers
    • 0.3/1 HH
    • 0.2/1 A18-49

    Caso Cerrado: Edición Estelar (Telemundo, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.354 million viewers
    • 0.8/2 HH
    • 0.3/2 A18-49
    • 0.2/1 A18-34

    Mi Familia Perfecta (Telemundo, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.898 million viewers
    • 0.5/1 HH
    • 0.3/1 A18-49
    • 0.2/1 A18-34

    Al Otro Lado Del Muro (Telemundo, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.089 million viewers
    • 0.7/1 HH
    • 0.3/1 A18-49
    • 0.2/1 A18-34

    El Señor de Los Cielos VI (Telemundo, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.494 million viewers
    • 0.8/2 HH
    • 0.7/3 A18-49
    • 0.6/3 A18-34

    What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s select cable telecasts on Wednesday, June 6 (with the night’s cable ranks according to total viewers and adults 18-49 in parentheses):

    Real Housewives of NYC (BRAVO, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.394 million viewers (#15)
    • 1.02 HH (#13)
    • 0.49 A18-49 (#7)
    • 0.30 A18-34 (#11)
    • 0.62 A25-54 (#5)

    CMT Music Awards 17th Annual (CMT, 8:00 PM, 155 min.)
    • 1.040 million viewers (#19)
    • 0.62 HH (#27)
    • 0.28 A18-49 (#16)
    • 0.23 A18-34 (#21)
    • 0.34 A25-54 (#18)

    Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.909 million viewers (#26)
    • 0.65 HH (#22)
    • 0.16 A18-49 (#51)
    • 0.06 A18-34 (#86)
    • 0.23 A25-54 (#46)

    Cuomo Prime Time (CNN, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.191 million viewers (#17)
    • 0.84 HH (#17)
    • 0.22 A18-49 (#33)
    • 0.06 A18-34 (#86)
    • 0.31 A25-54 (#23)

    CNN Tonight (CNN, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.810 million viewers (#33)
    • 0.59 HH (#29)
    • 0.17 A18-49 (#45)
    • 0.07 A18-34 (#79)
    • 0.24 A25-54 (#42)

    Sticker Shock (DISC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.553 million viewers (#68)
    • 0.38 HH (#62)
    • 0.12 A18-49 (#78)
    • 0.05 A18-34 (#95)
    • 0.20 A25-54 (#56)

    Botched (E!, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.647 million viewers (#49)
    • 0.44 HH (#42)
    • 0.19 A18-49 (#41)
    • 0.15 A18-34 (#37)
    • 0.24 A25-54 (#42)

    NBA Pre-Game (ESPN, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
    • 0.985 million viewers (#21)
    • 0.67 HH (#19)
    • 0.40 A18-49 (#10)
    • 0.33 A18-34 (#5)
    • 0.46 A25-54 (#11)

    College Track & Field NCAA Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Championships (ESPN, 8:30 PM, 165 min.)
    • 0.332 million viewers (#86)
    • 0.22 HH (#85)
    • 0.10 A18-49 (#97)
    • 0.08 A18-34 (#75)
    • 0.12 A25-54 (#79)

    Guy’s Grocery Games (FOOD, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.831 million viewers (#32)
    • 0.51 HH (#35)
    • 0.28 A18-49 (#16)
    • 0.28 A18-34 (#14)
    • 0.34 A25-54 (#18)

    Tucker Carlson Tonight (FOXNC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 2.774 million viewers (#2)
    • 1.84 HH (#2)
    • 0.27 A18-49 (#20)
    • 0.14 A18-34 (#41)
    • 0.46 A25-54 (#11)

    Hannity (FOXNC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 3.178 million viewers (#1)
    • 2.10 HH (#1)
    • 0.26 A18-49 (#25)
    • 0.12 A18-34 (#56)
    • 0.50 A25-54 (#9)

    The Ingraham Angle (FOXNC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 2.494 million viewers (#4)
    • 1.67 HH (#4)
    • 0.23 A18-49 (#31)
    • 0.09 A18-34 (#71)
    • 0.41 A25-54 (#14)

    The Fosters (FRFM, 8:00 PM, 65 min.)
    • 0.633 million viewers (#53)
    • 0.39 HH (#56)
    • 0.27 A18-49 (#20)
    • 0.28 A18-34 (#14)
    • 0.25 A25-54 (#39)

    Archer (FXX, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
    • 0.289 million viewers (#89)
    • 0.19 HH (#89)
    • 0.14 A18-49 (#60)
    • 0.13 A18-34 (#48)
    • 0.14 A25-54 (#70)

    The Hitman’s Bodyguard (HBO, 8:00 PM, 118 min.)
    • 0.321 million viewers (#88)
    • 0.19 HH (#89)
    • 0.11 A18-49 (#88)
    • 0.04 A18-34 (#99)
    • 0.14 A25-54 (#70)

    Brother vs. Brother (HGTV, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.815 million viewers (#6)
    • 1.20 HH (#6)
    • 0.37 A18-49 (#12)
    • 0.23 A18-34 (#21)
    • 0.44 A25-54 (#13)

    House Hunters (HGTV, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
    • 1.546 million viewers (#12)
    • 1.04 HH (#12)
    • 0.27 A18-49 (#20)
    • 0.16 A18-34 (#33)
    • 0.32 A25-54 (#22)

    House Hunters International (HGTV, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
    • 1.435 million viewers (#14)
    • 1.00 HH (#14)
    • 0.24 A18-49 (#28)
    • 0.13 A18-34 (#48)
    • 0.30 A25-54 (#27)

    Time Machine (HIST, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
    • 0.676 million viewers (#43)
    • 0.43 HH (#45)
    • 0.15 A18-49 (#55)
    • 0.06 A18-34 (#86)
    • 0.21 A25-54 (#51)

    Six (HIST, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.665 million viewers (#45)
    • 0.44 HH (#42)
    • 0.15 A18-49 (#55)
    • 0.05 A18-34 (#95)
    • 0.23 A25-54 (#46)

    Murder Chose Me (ID, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.921 million viewers (#24)
    • 0.65 HH (#22)
    • 0.21 A18-49 (#37)
    • 0.06 A18-34 (#86)
    • 0.30 A25-54 (#27)

    Little Women LA (LIF, 9:00 PM, 67 min.)
    • 0.734 million viewers (#38)
    • 0.52 HH (#34)
    • 0.20 A18-49 (#39)
    • 0.14 A18-34 (#41)
    • 0.25 A25-54 (#39)

    Little Women LA Unfiltered (LIF, 10:07 PM, 30 min.)
    • 0.620 million viewers (#55)
    • 0.44 HH (#42)
    • 0.16 A18-49 (#51)
    • 0.10 A18-34 (#63)
    • 0.21 A25-54 (#51)

    Little Women LA First Look (LIF, 10:37 PM, 12 min.)
    • 0.486 million viewers (#75)
    • 0.34 HH (#72)
    • 0.15 A18-49 (#55)
    • 0.09 A18-34 (#71)
    • 0.18 A25-54 (#62)

    All In with Chris Hayes (MSNBC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.711 million viewers (#9)
    • 1.20 HH (#6)
    • 0.17 A18-49 (#45)
    • 0.08 A18-34 (#75)
    • 0.26 A25-54 (#35)

    Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 2.518 million viewers (#3)
    • 1.71 HH (#3)
    • 0.24 A18-49 (#28)
    • 0.09 A18-34 (#71)
    • 0.38 A25-54 (#16)

    Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell (MSNBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.954 million viewers (#5)
    • 1.38 HH (#5)
    • 0.16 A18-49 (#51)
    • 0.04 A18-34 (#99)
    • 0.26 A25-54 (#35)

    Queen Sugar (OWN, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.918 million viewers (#25)
    • 0.65 HH (#22)
    • 0.22 A18-49 (#33)
    • 0.10 A18-34 (#63)
    • 0.31 A25-54 (#23)

    CMT Music Awards 17th Annual (PAR, 8:00 PM, 155 min.)
    • 0.543 million viewers (#69)
    • 0.33 HH (#75)
    • 0.12 A18-49 (#78)
    • 0.06 A18-34 (#86)
    • 0.18 A25-54 (#62)

    The Expanse (SYFY, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.568 million viewers (#65)
    • 0.36 HH (#69)
    • 0.16 A18-49 (#51)
    • 0.10 A18-34 (#63)
    • 0.21 A25-54 (#51)

    Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (TBS, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
    • 0.951 million viewers (#23)
    • 0.67 HH (#19)
    • 0.31 A18-49 (#13)
    • 0.16 A18-34 (#33)
    • 0.40 A25-54 (#15)

    My 600-Lb. Life: Where Are They Now (TLC, 8:00 PM, 133 min.)
    • 0.840 million viewers (#30)
    • 0.57 HH (#31)
    • 0.20 A18-49 (#39)
    • 0.16 A18-34 (#33)
    • 0.28 A25-54 (#29)

    Skin Tight (TLC, 10:13 PM, 61 min.)
    • 0.639 million viewers (#51)
    • 0.46 HH (#39)
    • 0.17 A18-49 (#45)
    • 0.13 A18-34 (#48)
    • 0.22 A25-54 (#49)

    Expedition Unknown Repack (TRAV, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 0.605 million viewers (#59)
    • 0.38 HH (#62)
    • 0.14 A18-49 (#60)
    • 0.06 A18-34 (#86)
    • 0.21 A25-54 (#51)

    Colony (USA, 10:00 PM, 61 min.)
    • 0.718 million viewers (#39)
    • 0.48 HH (#38)
    • 0.21 A18-49 (#37)
    • 0.15 A18-34 (#37)
    • 0.27 A25-54 (#33)

    Black Ink Crew Chicago 4 (VH1, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    • 1.013 million viewers (#20)
    • 0.66 HH (#21)
    • 0.49 A18-49 (#7)
    • 0.46 A18-34 (#3)
    • 0.51 A25-54 (#8)

    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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