NBA Finals Game 7 gets 15.3 rating for ABC
Thursday’s Game 7 of the NBA Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat earned a 15.3 rating for ABC, ESPN announced Friday.
The Heat’s 95-88 victory, which gave them their second straight title and third overall, was watched by 26,319,000 viewers. That’s the second-biggest audience ever for an NBA game on ABC, according to Nielsen.
The NBA Finals averaged 17,667,000 viewers, marking the second-highest figure since 2004 and a 5 percent increase from last year (16,855,000 viewers).