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TNT’s Warriors-Rockets NBA Playoffs Telecast Scores Big On Social Media

TNT’s Memorial Day telecast of the Golden State Warriors-Houston Rockets' NBA Western Conference Finals Game 7 was a social media slam-dunk, drawing nearly 4 million social media interactions, according to Nielsen.

The game -- won by the Warriors, who advanced to their fourth straight NBA Finals -- drew 3.8 million Facebook and Twitter interactions to easily best all live sports and entertainment-based programming on television, according to Nielsen’s daily social content ratings report.

NBC’s Washington Capitals-Vegas Golden Knights Game 1 NHL Stanley Cup telecast finished second with 898,000 social media interactions.

Fox broadcasting’s recently cancelled series Lucifer was the most social entertainment-based show on Monday with 666,000 social media interactions, according to Nielsen.