National Basketball Association average U.S. TV viewership - selected games in 2016 (in million viewers)

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TV viewership in million viewers
NBA Finals - Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers (Jun 2 - Jun 19)*20.2
NBA Christmas Day - Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors (Dec 25)10.1
Western Conference Finals - Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Golden State Warriors (May 16 - May 30)*9.9
All-Star Game (Feb. 14)7.6
Eastern Conference Finals - Toronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers (May 20 - May 26)**5.6
NBA Draft (Jun 26)2.9

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The graph shows the average TV viewership of selected National Basketball Association games / events in 2016. The NBA All-Star Game on February 14 had an average TV viewership of about 7.6 million viewers.
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February 2017
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* 7 telecasts
** 6 telecasts

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