The 2015 NBA Finals have drawn the highest-ever ratings on ABC through two games, Nielsen announced Monday.
Through two games, this Finals series is averaging a 12.9 overnight rating. Sunday’s Game 2 also drew a 12.9 overnight rating, making it the highest-rated NBA Finals Game 2 ever on ABC. The broadcast’s rating peaked at 16.9 between 11 p.m. and 11:15 p.m. ET Sunday.
Thursday’s Game 1 drew a 10.6 rating.
Game 3 of the Finals is set for Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET on ABC. The series moves to Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena after Golden State hosted the first two games.
- Mike Fiammetta