TV ratings in Oklahoma City for the first four games of the Thunder-Grizzlies NBA playoff series were down 21 percent from the first four games of last year’s opening-round series, Thunder-Rockets. The Thunder’s 92-89 overtime victory in Game 4 Saturday night topped the week with a combined 19.6 rating.
Sports events April 22-28
1. Oklahoma City at Memphis, NBA playoffs, Saturday, ESPN 11.9, FSOK 7.7, combined 19.6.
2. Oklahoma City at Memphis, NBA playoffs, Thursday, TNT 10.5, ESPN 7.9, combined 18.4.
3. L.A. Clippers at Golden State, NBA playoffs, Sunday, KOCO-5, 7.1.
4. San Antonio at Dallas, NBA playoffs, Monday, TNT, 4.9.
4. Houston at Portland, NBA playoffs, Sunday, TNT, 4.9.