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Primetime Ratings Thursday: Three Way Tie Between ABC, CBS and Fox

Pat Sajak, Robert Herjavec
(Image credit: ABC/Christopher Willard)

ABC, CBS and Fox shared the Thursday prime title. ABC had game shows, CBS had comedies and Fox had Hell’s Kitchen. All three got a 0.6 in viewers 18-49, per the Nielsen overnights, and a 4 share, the trio matching their scores from a week ago

The finale of Celebrity Wheel of Fortune fell 13% to 0.7 on ABC. The Chase got a 0.5, then the finale of The Chase a 0.4. Last week, the game show did a 0.6. 

CBS had Young Sheldon at a flat 0.9 and B Positive off 14% to 0.6. Mom grew 17% to 0.7 and The Unicorn tallied a flat 0.5. Clarice stayed level at 0.4. 

Fox had Hell’s Kitchen up 17% for a 0.7. Call Me Kat did a 0.5 and Last Man Standing a 0.4, the pair level with last week. 

NBC, Telemundo and Univision all rated a 0.3/2. NBC had Superstore at a flat 0.4. After reruns, Dateline NBC got its usual 0.4. 

Telemundo had Exatlon Estados Unidos, La Suerte De Loli and Buscando A Frida all at a level 0.3. 

On Univision, Vencer El Desamor fell 20% to 0.4 and Te Acuerdas De Mi and La Hija Del Embajador both got a level 0.3. 

The CW rated a 0.1/0 with repeats. 

Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.