WWE SmackDown (5/24) Records Small Decline In Viewership Against NBA And NHL Playoff Competition

Check out the viewership numbers for the May 24 episode of WWE SmackDown.

PW Torch reports that the May 24 episode of SmackDown recorded 2.147 million viewers. This is down slightly from the May 17 episode of the show, which recorded 2.186 million viewers.

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Furthermore, the show recorded 0.56 rating in the 18 to 49 demographic. This is down slightly from last week's 0.59 rating.

This show went head-to-head with the NBA playoff game between the Mavericks and the Timberwolves that aired on TNT. That show averaged 6.27 million viewers and a 1.99 rating in the key demographic. The show also faced competition from the NHL playoff game between the Panthers and Rangers that aired on ESPN, which drew 2.1M viewers and a 0.66 rating in the key demographic.

Top 5 Most Viewed WWE SmackDown (5/24) Videos on YouTube

- FULL MATCH: Randy Orton vs. Tama Tonga – King of the Ring Semifinals (802K views)

- Cody Rhodes humiliates Logan Paul with brass knuckles search (466K views)

- Paul Heyman warns Solo Sikoa: “You’re recruiting dangerous people” (415K views)

- Bianca Belair vs. Nia Jax – Queen of the Ring Semifinals (255K views)

- LA Knight & The Street Profits vs. A-Town Down Under & Carmelo Hayes (190K views)

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