The BEST episodes of Champions

Every episode of Champions ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Champions!

Vince, a charismatic gym owner with no ambition lives with his younger brother Matthew, a gorgeous idiot. Their simple life of women and working out is put on hold when the teenage son of Vince is dropped off on their doorstep by Priya, one of his old high school flings. As Michael plots his rise to fame, fitness-obsessed Vince and Matthew must now work out how to be a strong and supportive family.

Last Updated: 1/3/2024Network: NBCStatus: Ended
Opening Night
80 votes

#1 - Opening Night

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/25/2018

As Michael prepares for the opening night of his new musical, he receives a surprise visit from his mother, Priya, who wants to bring him back home to Cleveland with her; meanwhile, Matthew is in charge of employee performance reviews.

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Deal or No Deal
83 votes

#2 - Deal or No Deal

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 5/25/2018

Vince is torn when his old high school buddy offers him a dream job that would require him to move to Louisiana; Matthew graduates high school; Michael's crush joins the guys for dinner at their place so Vince can suss out his intentions.

Directors: Michael Spiller
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85 votes

#3 - Nepotism

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 5/3/2018

Vince is conflicted when Dana and Matthew fight over sharing an office at the gym; the musical Michael wrote is chosen to be produced at his school, and he auditions for the leading role; when Dana's dog goes missing, Vince and Matthew look for it

Directors: Michael Spiller
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Matt Bomer Poster
87 votes

#4 - Matt Bomer Poster

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/26/2018

When Vince discovers a sexy poster in Michael's room, he faces the specter of giving Michael "The Talk."

Directors: Maggie Carey
Writer: Ali Schouten
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My Fair Uncle
103 votes

#5 - My Fair Uncle

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/5/2018

Michael is just starting to fall into a rhythm with Vince and Matthew, when his mother's rich and glamorous brother unexpectedly enters the picture.

Directors: Claire Scanlon
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Grandma Dearest
82 votes

#6 - Grandma Dearest

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 4/19/2018

Vince begrudgingly reconnects with his mother, Gayle, so Michael can complete a school project.

Directors: Michael Spiller
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88 votes

#7 - Vincemas

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/12/2018

Vince and Matthew are excited to bond with Michael on their annual camping trip - and the Champions staff are excited to celebrate Vince's absence with a secret party they call Vincemas.

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120 votes

#8 - Lumps

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/29/2018

Vince, Michael, Matthew and the rest of the Champions staff struggle to figure out why they're losing female members.

Directors: Alex Reid
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I Think I'm Gonna Tolerate It Here
128 votes

#9 - I Think I'm Gonna Tolerate It Here

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/15/2018

Michael is desperate to see New York but is unable to as Vince still hasn't told the gym he has a secret son.

Directors: Michael Spiller
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189 votes

#10 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/8/2018

Vince plans to sell his family-owned gym and move to Florida, but he is derailed when his high school fling, Priya, unexpectedly drops off their 15-year-old son, Michael, on his doorstep.

Directors: Michael Spiller
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