Time zone-adjusted numbers haven't been released yet, but in Nielsen's 56 metered markets, the Olympics garnered an 11.8 rating (18% share of households watching TV) in prime time. That's the best broadcast metered market result for a Thursday night since NBC's coverage of the 2013
"The Millers" rose a bit week to week to a 2.7 in the advertiser-desired young adults demographic, while "The Crazy Ones" and "Two & a Half Men" fell 11% and 10%, respectively.
National ratings for late night talk shows won't be released until later Friday, but overnight returns indicate an expectedly big result from
Incoming "Tonight Show" host