Granted this season has been a world better for the Charlotte Bobcats over last season, however, that doesn’t mean it’s been a good season by any means. And…the bad news keeps coming in!
According to the Sports Business Journal, the Charlotte Bobcats have the worst television ratings in the entire National Basketball Association.
The Bobcats have an average audience of 7,200 homes per game on the SportSouth network. The average rating is a 0.6 which ranks dead last in the entire league. The SBJ also reports that that is a massive decrease of twenty-two percent form the 2010-11 season.
The Oklahoma City Thunder are the league’s best ratings of the NBA. They’re average rating of 8.6 is a 207% increase in viewership and is forty-five percent more than the leagues second best San Antonio Spurs.
Also at the bottom of the rankings with Charlotte are the: Brooklyn Nets (1.1), Atlanta Hawks (1.0), Washington Wizards (0.9) and the Houston Rockets (0.9).