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Shaquille O’Neal proved to be a valuable asset for AEW.
The Wednesday March 3, 2021 episode of AEW Dynamite did 934,000 viewers, while NXT only pulled in 692,000. In the key adults 18-49 demographic, AEW finished with a .33 rating, which was good for sixth place on the night behind the NBA, The Challenge, and other reality television shows. With men 18-49, AEW finished in third place with a .49 rating. NXT finished with a .20 in the key demo of adults 18-49. With men, NXT pulled a .24 rating.
AEW increased their viewership week over week by 103,000 viewers. NXT viewership declined 42,000 compared to last week.