- Associated Press - Thursday, February 24, 2011

Rankings for the top 15 programs on cable networks as compiled by the Nielsen Co. for the week of Feb. 14-20. Day and start time (EST) are in parentheses:

2011 NBA All-Star Game (Sunday, 8:46 p.m.), TNT, 5.97 million homes, 9.09 million viewers.

“Jersey Shore” (Thursday, 10 p.m.), MTV, 5.55 million homes, 7.64 million viewers.

“NBA All-Star Saturday Night” (Saturday, 8:30 p.m.), TNT, 5.12 million homes, 8.13 million viewers.

“American Pickers” (Monday, 9 p.m.), History, 4.42 million homes, 6.47 million viewers.

“Pawn Stars” (Monday, 10:30 p.m.), History, 4.28 million homes, 6.03 million viewers.

“Pawn Stars” (Monday, 10 p.m.), History, 4.27 million homes, 6.15 million viewers.

“Wizards of Waverly Place” (Friday, 8 p.m.), Disney, 3.3 million homes, 5.12 million viewers.

“WWE Raw” (Monday, 10 p.m.), USA, 3.25 million homes, 4.82 million viewers.

“SpongeBob SquarePants” (Sunday, 9:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 3.24 million homes, 4.71 million viewers.

10. “SpongeBob SquarePants” (Saturday, 9:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 3.19 million homes, 4.59 million viewers.

11. “Gold Rush: Alaska” (Friday, 10 p.m.), Discovery, 3.14 million homes, 4.54 million viewers.

12. “SpongeBob SquarePants” (Sunday, 9 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 3.13 million homes, 4.34 million viewers.

13. “NBA All-Star Tip Off” (Sunday, 7 p.m.), TNT, 3.11 million homes, 4.7 million viewers.

14. “SpongeBob SquarePants” (Saturday, 9 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 3.05 million homes, 4.14 million viewers.

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