Last night’s 1/22 WWE Smackdown on Syfy drew 2.81 million viewers. This is up from last week’s debut episode in the new Thursday time slot that drew 2.68 million viewers.

Smackdown tied with the NBA as the highest rated original shows on cable on Thursday night. Smackdown drew a 0.8 among adults 18-49.

Source: TVbythenumbers.com