CSN Philadelphia To Launch New 76ers Magazine Show; Sees Ratings Gains
Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia will debut a new Philadelphia 76ers magazine show, “Sixers City,” hosted by Ron Burke on Tuesday, Feb. 22 at 11 p.m.
Each week on “Sixers City,” host Ron Burke will interview Sixers coaching staff, including Coach Doug Collins. Fans will be able to interact with the program through Comcast SportsNet’s Twitter and Facebook pages. “Sixers City” will air every Tuesday on Comcast SportsNet at 11 p.m. with replays throughout the week. “Sixers City” will also be available on The Comcast Network and Comcast On DEMAND.
Sixers’ ratings on Comcast SportsNet have steadily increased throughout the season. In February, Sixers games are averaging a 1.9 household rating, a 27% increase over January’s 1.5 rating (46,000 HHs). “Sixers Postgame Live” is averaging a .9 rating, which is a 50% increase over January’s .6 rating (18,200) and a 29% increase over the season average.