Sports scores 4 of 5 for cable


Basketball playoffs, baseball and the pseudo-sport pro wrestling gave cable/satellite networks four show in the top 100, Adults 18-49, for the most recent week, with the movie "50 First Dates" on USA also making the list. The number crunch is done weekly by the Television Bureau of Advertising (TVB), based on data from Nielsen Media Research for both broadcast and cable/satellite networks. The highest ranked cable/satellite program was at #73, "WWE Entertainment" on USA. It had a 1.7 rating for the demo, while the #1 show, the Wednesday edition of "American Idol" on Fox, posted a 10.8.