Preemptions attributable to TNT’s protection of the NBA Playoffs proceed to plague AEW Dynamite’s scores.
The June 4th Friday Night time version of Dynamite did 462,000 viewers on TNT, in line with Nielsen by way of PWTorch. That’s down 12.17% from final week’s present that aired on the identical night time and timeslot, which pulled in 526,000 viewers.
The present did a 0.19 ranking within the all-important 18-49 demographic, which was barely down from the 0.20 ranking the present did every week prior. Consequently, this was the bottom viewers within the historical past of the present.
For comparisons, let’s have a look again at different scores from previous episodes of Dynamite that aired on a special night time as a substitute of its conventional Wednesday night time slot.
The episode that aired one yr in the past in the identical week and went head-to-head towards WWE NXT was up 36.7%. The Saturday Night time Dynamite episode on August 22, 2020 drew 755,000 viewers with a 0.31 ranking whereas the Thursday Night time Dynamite episode on August 27, 2020 drew 813,000 viewers and a 0.29 ranking.
This was the post-Double Or Nothing version of Dynamite that featured the fallout from the present. AEW will proceed to be preempted for NBA motion for the remainder of this month.