Anthony Davis: 'It's Always Game Night' in Boost Mobile Spot

Plus, the Five Most Engaging Spots Right Now

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Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday. The Most Engaging ads are showing sustained social heat, ranked by SpotShare scores reflecting the percent of digital activity associated with each one over the past week. See the methodology here.

Among the new releases, Lowe's explores the psychology of buying lawn furniture, and Buick customers are surprised as magician Michael Carbonaro pulls stuff out of an envelope. Did customers win trick handcuffs or novelty playing cards? A magician never tells. (You'll have to visit to find out.)

Meanwhile, is it date night or game night? A blonde Anthony Davis jumps out of a movie screen to announce it's always game night with Boost Mobile's free NBA Game Time App, solving the problem of having to engage with your significant other.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Boost Mobile: Movie Boost Mobile: Movie
Network: ESPNU
Show: NBA D-League Basketball
Primetime Airing: Apr. 7, 9:43 pm ET
Lowe's: How to Get Inside Someone's Head Lowe's: How to Get Inside Someone's Head
Network: Discovery
Show: Deadliest Catch
Primetime Airing: Apr. 7, 9:30 pm ET
Rug Doctor: Anniversary Preso Rug Doctor: Anniversary Preso
Network: HGTV
Show: Flip or Flop
Primetime Airing: Apr. 7, 8:20 pm ET
Buick: Michael Carbonaro Shocks Customers Buick: Michael Carbonaro Shocks Customers
Network: CBS
Show: CBS Morning News
Airing Date: Apr. 7, 4:19 am ET
JCPenney: Big Deals JCPenney: Big Deals
Network: TLC
Show: 19 Kids and Counting
Primetime Airing: Apr. 7, 9:14 pm ET
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
UnitedHealthcare: Our Song UnitedHealthcare: Our Song
Online Views: 773,731
Social Actions: 76,866
SpotShare: 4.45%
Rockstar Games: Be Methodical Rockstar Games: Be Methodical
Online Views: 7,426,282
Social Actions: 14,482
SpotShare: 3.95%
Ad Council: Diversity & Inclusion: Love Has No Labels Ad Council: Diversity & Inclusion: Love Has No Labels
Online Views: 4,083,736
Social Actions: 30,910
SpotShare: 3.39%
adidas: Here's to the Takers adidas: Here's to the Takers
Online Views: 2,768,568
Social Actions: 11,060
SpotShare: 1.78%
Microsoft Studios: Spartan Locke Microsoft Studios: Spartan Locke
Online Views: 2,479,729
Social Actions: 6,917
SpotShare: 1.43%

As always, you can find out more about the best commercials on TV at Ad Age's Creativity.

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