Hornets vs. Spurs helps NBATV achieve most viewed opening night telecast
The New Orleans Hornets' game against the San Antonio Spurs this past Wednesday night at the New Orleans Arena helped NBA-TV achieve its most-viewed opening night in its history. The NBA-TV doubleheader that included the Lakers-Portland Trail Blazers game averaged 758,000 total viewers, according to the network.
The doubleheader peaked with an average of 950,000 total view from 10:15-10:30 p.m. The Hornets-Spurs game averaged 638,000 total viewers leading into the Lakers-Trail Blazers' game.