The TV ratings are in for last night’s Hawks game and the thrilling last second win by the Hawks was the most watched game in Atlanta Hawks’ history.
The game posted and 11.0 rating in the Atlanta TV market on TNT.READ MORE: Georgia's anti-abortion advocates celebrate Dobbs ruling overturning Roe V. Wade
The Hawks are averaging a 7.2 rating so far in the playoffs this season. That’s up quite a bit over last season.
If ever there was a game that should have drawn those types of ratings numbers it was last night’s thriller.READ MORE: Ukraine To Withdraw From Severodonetsk As Russia's Advance Grinds On
Considering the other factors, like the American Idol Season Finale airing at the same time, it makes the TV ratings all that more impressive.
We can’t help but think that as the Hawks’ continued playoff run goes deeper into the postseason the ratings will continue to climb.MORE NEWS: The United States Attorney’s Office Issues Warning Of Telephone Scams
There very well may be nights in our near future where the Hawks are the hottest thing on TV.