The Americans picked up six gold medals Thursday and NBC was a beneficiary in primetime as coverage of the London Games racked up huge numbers, peaking with well over 40 million viewers.
Coming off a monster Tuesday night, NBC's coverage of the Summer Olympics saw an expected dropoff Wednesday, but it still delivered more than 30 million viewers to crush everything in its path and…
NBC's coverage of a great night for Team USA -- highlighted by Michael Phelps' record-setting performance and a gold-medal finish for the women's gymnastics team -- drew gaudy numbers Tuesday night.
A record-setting start to the Summer Olympics paced NBC to a dominant victory over the competish last week -- its best frame since Super Bowl week.
In what figures to be a familiar refrain over the next two weeks, NBC's coverage of the London Games crushed everything else in primetime Monday -, with its averages topping those of the six…
Audiences continue to largely tune out new reality-show concepts on the major networks this summer, with CBS dating series ''3'' opening to puny ratings opposite more huge numbers for the Olympics on…
A two-hour ''Wipeout'' and the first of a two-part ''Rookie Blue'' lifted ABC to its strongest non-sports summer Thursday in more than a year and a victory in key demos. CBS did well for most of the…
Young adults has eyes for just three broadcast shows on Tuesday, as Fox's ''Hell's Kitchen'' and ''Masterchef'' tied with NBC's ''America's Got Talent'' as the night's top show , and nothing else…
ABC has had more than its share of rookie misfires this summer, but the conclusion of a summer staple -- "The Bachelorette" -- helped the net score a ratings victory among young adults last week.
Fox won Monday's ratings race in key demos as ''Hell's Kitchen'' and ''MasterChef'' showed gains opposite ABC's sluggish premiere of ''Bachelor Pad.'' At NBC, ''American Ninja Warrior'' ended its…
The concluding hours of ''The Bachelorette,'' airing on a special night, made ABC easily the top-rated network on Sunday, while CBS' ''Big Brother'' was down in its second week.