Golden State Warriors' NBA Finals Win Takes Social Media by Storm

ABC's series-clinching game 5 telecast draws 23 million interactions
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ABC’s telecast of game 5 of the NBA Finals Monday (June 12) was a slam dunk hit on social media, drawing a whopping 23 million social media interactions, Nielsen said.

The game, in which Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers to win the NBA championship, drew 23 million Twitter and Facebook interactions across 7.3 million unique users, according to Nielsen’s Social Content Ratings Daily report.

All five NBA Finals telecasts drew more than 10 million social media interactions, according to Nielsen.

USA Network’s WWE Monday Night Raw was the most talked about entertainment-based show on social media Monday, generating 331,000 Twitter and Facebook interactions, said Nielsen.