The fifth and final game of the NBA Finals on Sunday night topped the week with a 17.7 rating on KOCO-5. Ratings for the Finals were down 12 percent from last year’s Finals, which went seven games. Nationally, ABC showed slight increases from last year, averaging a 9.3 rating and 15.5 million viewers. Sunday’s final round of the U.S. Open was down 39 percent from last year. The final game of the Stanley Cup Finals got a 3.1 rating Friday on KFOR-4. Nationally, the 5 million viewership level on NBC and NBCSN was down 13 percent from last year.
Sports events June 10-16
1. NBA Finals Game 5, Miami at San Antonio, Sunday, KOCO-5, 17.7.
2. NBA Finals Game 4, San Antonio at Miami, Thursday, KOCO-5, 13.6.
3. NBA Finals Game 3, San Antonio at Miami, Tuesday, KOCO-5, 11.6.
4. U.S. Open fourth round, Sunday, KFOR-4, 5.7.
5. U.S. Open third round, Saturday, KFOR-4, 4.3.