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The most watched games in the history of the NBA Finals

The world of television changes day by day due to social networks and the new viewing trends of young people. Audiences are very low co


The world of television changes day by day due to social networks and the new viewing trends of young people. Audiences are very low compared to those of a few years ago. Thus, in full Come in Golden State Warriors and Boston Celtics, it seemed like an ideal time to remember the most watched games in the history of American national television. Not in a matter of number of spectators, but of rating. It must be made very clear before the list that one name stands out above the rest: that of .

1. vs. Utah Jazz: 1998 Finals, Game 6

  • Rating: 22.3
  • Viewers: 35.89 million
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 87, Utah Jazz 86

2. vs. Detroit Pistons: 1988 Finals, Game 7

  • Rating: 21.2
  • Score: Los Angeles Lakers 108, Detroit Pistons 105

3. Chicago Bulls vs. Phoenix Suns: 1993 Finals, Game 6

  • Rating: 20.3
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 99, Phoenix Suns 98

4. Chicago Bulls vs. Utah Jazz: 1997 Finals, Game 5

  • Rating: 20.1
  • Viewers: 30.26 million
  • Score: Utah Jazz 88, Chicago Bulls 90

5. Chicago Bulls vs. Utah Jazz: 1998 Finals, Game 5

  • Rating: 19.8
  • Viewers: 30.59 million
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 81, Utah Jazz 83

6. Chicago Bulls vs. Phoenix Suns: 1993 Finals, Game 4

  • Rating: 19.8
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 111, Phoenix Suns 105

7. Chicago Bulls vs. Los Angeles Lakers: 1991 Finals, Game 5

  • Rating: 19.7
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 108, Los Angeles Lakers 101

8. Chicago Bulls vs. Utah Jazz: 1998 Finals, Game 4

  • Rating: 19.1
  • Spectators: 28.79 million
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 86, Utah Jazz 82

9. Chicago Bulls vs. Phoenix Suns: 1993 Finals, Game 5

  • Rating: 19.0
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 98, Phoenix Suns 108

10. Chicago Bulls vs. Seattle Supersonics: 1996 Finals, Game 6

  • Rating: 18.8
  • Score: Chicago Bulls 87, Seattle Supersonics 75