TNT’s coverage of Thursday night’s NBA reboot – starred by the Los Angeles Clippers against Los Angeles Lakers with an average of 3.4 million total viewers – more than doubled the network’s average audience for a year. broadcast during the regular season.The Double Header recorded an average audience per minute of 2.9 million viewers on the TNT and TV Everywhere platforms, an increase of 109% over the average audience of an NBA game this season (1.4 million viewers).
Broadcasting of the Clippers / Lakers game peaked with an average of 4.1 million total viewers from 9:45 p.m. to 10 p.m. ET.
Additionally, TNT’s Inside the NBA garnered its best audience since opening week of the 2018-19 NBA season, averaging 1.3 million viewers. Thursday’s NBA interior is up 101% from the show’s average broadcast earlier this year.