The NBA finals are drawing a larger audience than last year with the first 3 games having been played.
The Walt Disney Network announced today that last night's ratings for Game 3 garnered 11.5 percent of US TV households. So far this year, the NBA Finals ratings have ranked at least 10 percent higher than the first 3 games did in 2009 between the Lakers and Orlando Magic. In fact, all 3 Final's games have provided ABC with the highest ratings of the night, topping any other prime time show in the same time slot.
Other NBA Finals Notes
Game 4 will be played tomorrow evening in Boston at 9 PM ET. The Lakers are leading 2-1 in the best of 7 series.
Andrew Bynum of the Lakers is being reported as questionable for Game 4.