10:33am PT by Bryn Elise Sandberg
TV Ratings: NBA Finals Still on Fire for ABC, Game 4 Draws Over 16 Million Viewers
The NBA Finals are still on a roll for ABC.
Friday night’s Game 4 audience averaged over 16 million viewers, peaking with north of 20 million from 11:30 p.m. to midnight ET.
The Golden State Warriors' win over the Cleveland Cavaliers, giving the former a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series, also delivered a record number of unique viewers for an NBA game on WatchESPN. The showdown generated over one million unique viewers.
The basketball games are still on track to be the second-most-watched ever on the network through four games, according to Fast Nationals from Nielsen. This year's series is averaging over 17 million viewers (p2+).
Together with Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night, which nabbed a 2.5 rating among adults 18 to 49, ABC won the night with an overall 3.7 rating.