Big Bang Theory holds on to top spot

The sitcom was #1 for its second straight week, and four of the previous five. The Mentalist and Criminal Minds rounded out the top three.

Here are the top-ranked shows in Canada (for all persons 2+; all times ET), according to BBM, for Oct. 25 to 31, 2010:

Monday: Dancing with the Stars on CTV at 8 p.m. took the night’s top spot for the second straight week with 2.070 million viewers, down from the previous week’s 2.337 million.

Tuesday: Glee on Global at 8 p.m. knocked off NCIS: Los Angeles to take number one on the night. The show had 2.475 million viewers, compared to the 1.892 million that NCIS: LA had.

Wednesday: Criminal Minds on CTV at 9 p.m. held on to the #1 spot for the sixth straight Wednesday night, with 2.604 million viewers. Survivor: Nicaragua was second place again, this time with 2.404 million.

Thursday: The Big Bang Theory on CTV at 8 p.m. was #1 on the night and the week with 3.204 million viewers. The Mentalist was both second on the night and the week with 2.624 million.

Friday: CSI: New York on CTV at 9 p.m. bumped Blue Bloods from the top spot on the night with 1.788 million viewers. Blue Bloods had 1.720 million.

Saturday: Hockey Night in Canada Game 1 was the night’s top show for the second straight week with 1.787 million viewers, up from last week’s 1.4 million.

Sunday: Amazing Race 17 on CTV at 8 p.m. won the night with 2.36 million viewers, beating out Desperate Housewives and CSI: Miami, which had 2.116 and 2.095 million viewers, respectively.