NBA on TNT gets Monday special

From TNT Sports –

TNT’s Special Monday Doubleheader Features Chicago at Orlando followed by Defending Champion Dallas at Denver

The NBA on TNT will continue Monday, March 19, with doubleheader action beginning at 8 p.m. ET as Chicago Bulls and Derrick Rose visit the Orlando Magic and Dwight Howard. Matt Devlin (play-by-play) will be courtside along with analyst Chris Webber and reporter David Aldridge. The second game of the night at 10:30 p.m. will feature the defending NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks and Dirk Nowitzki visiting the Denver Nuggets and Ty Lawson as both Western Conference teams fight to get the upper hand in the playoff picture. Dick Stockton (play-by-play) will call the game with analyst Mike Fratello and reporter Cheryl Miller. Following the second game, Inside the NBA presented by Hyundai with host Matt Winer and analysts Shaquille O’Neal and Dennis Scott will recap the night’s action.

Through 29 games, TNT’s NBA coverage continues to deliver double-digit gains vs. last year’s corresponding coverage. The NBA on TNT is averaging a 1.8 U.S. HH rating (+20% vs. 1.5 U.S. HH rating); 2,660,000 total viewers (+13% vs. 2,364,000 total viewers) and 2,010,000 households (+13% vs. 1,776,000 households) over last year’s corresponding coverage. Through the first half of the season, the Top 5 NBA regular-season games on cable have all aired on TNT.

Exclusive content, analysis from TNT announcers and replays of Inside the NBA are available on NBA.com (http://www.nba.com/insidethenba/). Additionally, check out NBA on TNT pages on Twitter (http://twitter.com/NBAonTNT) and Facebook  (www.facebook.com/nbaontnt) to see the latest NBA on TNT schedule, news updates and special features from TNT announcers.

NBA ON TNT NBA SCHEDULE:
Thu., March 19
8 p.m. TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by AutoTrader.com
Matt Winer (host), Shaquille O’Neal (analyst) and Dennis Scott (analyst)

Chicago Bulls @ Orlando Magic
Matt Devlin (play-by-play) and Chris Webber (analyst) with David Aldridge (reporter)

10:30 p.m. Dallas Mavericks @ Denver Nuggets
Dick Stockton (play-by-play) and Mike Fratello (analyst) with Cheryl Miller (reporter)

Post-game Inside the NBA presented by Hyundai live in Orlando
Matt Winer (host), Shaquille O’Neal (analyst) and Dennis Scott (analyst)

NBA ON TNT UPCOMING SCHEDULE:
Thu., March 29
8 p.m. TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by AutoTrader.com
Matt Winer (host), Shaquille O’Neal (analyst) and Dennis Scott (analyst)

Dallas Mavericks @ Miami Heat
Kevin Harlan (play-by-play) and Reggie Miller (analyst) with Craig Sager (reporter)

10:30 p.m. Oklahoma City Thunder @ L.A. Lakers
Marv Albert (play-by-play) and Mike Fratello (analyst) with Cheryl Miller (reporter)
 
Post-game Inside the NBA presented by Hyundai
Matt Winer (host), Shaquille O’Neal (analyst) and Dennis Scott (analyst)

Source: Nielsen Media Research. Based on Live+SD. NBA Regular Season on TNT STD; 29 games vs. 24 games. (12/25/2011-3/8/2012) vs. (12/30/2010-3/10/2011)

 

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