Sports on TV: Thunder-Mavs Game 5 tops TV ratings

by Mel Bracht Published: May 31, 2011

The Oklahoma City Thunder's final playoff game of the season topped the week with a 20.3 rating on ESPN. ESPN's coverage of the five-game Western Conference finals averaged 23.9 in Oklahoma City.

Sports events May 24-30

1. Oklahoma City at Dallas, Western Conference Finals Game 5, Wednesday, ESPN, 20.3.

2. Indianapolis 500, IndyCar Series, Sunday, KOCO-5, 4.3.

3. Coca-Cola 600, NASCAR Sprint Cup, Sunday, KOKH-25, 3.9.

4. Chicago at Miami, Eastern Conference Finals Game 4, May 24, TNT, 3.8.

5. Miami at Chicago, Eastern Conference Finals Game 5, Thursday, TNT, 3.5.

by Mel Bracht
Copy Editor, Sports Media
Mel Bracht is a copy editor on the presentation desk and also covers sports media. A 1978 graduate of Indiana University, Bracht has been a print journalist for 34 years. He started his career as sports editor of the Rensselaer (Ind.) Republican...
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