The first night of the WWE Draft took place on Friday Night Smackdown this week.
According to a report by Showbuzz Daily, WWE Friday Night SmackDown brought in an average of 2.0865 million viewers for its two-hour broadcast. The first hour received 2.156 million viewers in the first hour and 2.017 million in the second. They also got a .8 in the first hour and .7 in the second in the coveted 18-49 demographic.
This is an increase compared to last week’s episode. Last week the show brought in 2.043 million viewers in the overnight ratings. The first hour received 2.105 million viewers, and the second hour retained 1.980 million viewers. The show also managed a .55 rating in the 18-49 demographic against the NBA Finals.