The NBA has reason to celebrate. As the Milwaukee Bucks enjoy their new NBA championship title, the league welcomes the new audience figures for a historic Finals.
Up to a 32% more viewers are those who have enjoyed the NBA Finals this season compared to last year. The Bucks and Suns have reversed a trend and worrisome numbers that the Lakers and Heat starred in last season.
The Disney bubble and celebration dates The playoffs undoubtedly influenced last year’s low numbers. Not obsante, the NBA is very proud of what it has accomplished this year.
The 2021 Finals have averaged almost 10 million viewers on ABC, the chain that offered the retransmission in the USA. Game 6, the match that decided the title, had an average of 12.52 million viewers, 50% more than a year ago.