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A Saber's Story
star
5.33
52 votes

#1 - A Saber's Story

Season 8 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/4/2015

After receiving direct orders from the Sunbeams, Tasha attempts to stop Chardonnay from suing Jason in order to protect the team’s well-being. Meanwhile, Blue helps Keira organize her life by assigning her a schedule. Malik must come to terms with being third string on the Sabers.

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Missed You, Kelly Pitts
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6.44
16 votes

#2 - Missed You, Kelly Pitts

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/18/2014

Jason and Chardonnay throw Brittany a pre-prom party. Kelly returns. Keira tries to get back with Blue.

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The Pittsy Shuffle: Why Pitts Really Dipped
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6.60
20 votes

#3 - The Pittsy Shuffle: Why Pitts Really Dipped

Season 8 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/21/2015

Keira and Blue both have a moment of clarity when they return home. Chardonnay plots her next move as she must move on from Jason. Malik shows up for practice and plots a return.

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Miss Me A Little When I'm Gone
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6.82
17 votes

#4 - Miss Me A Little When I'm Gone

Season 6 - Episode 17 - Aired 8/13/2013

Malik finds himself caught between Tori and Reece; Keira is shocked when the intervention she staged for Blue doesn't quite go as planned.

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How Tasha Got Her Groove Back
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6.83
18 votes

#5 - How Tasha Got Her Groove Back

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/23/2006

Malik tells Tasha that he is having problems with the offensive coordinator, Kenny, so she sets out to settle the problem. At the end, Tasha and Kenny disagree about Malik's career but end up liking each other.

Directors: Salim Akil
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In Treatment
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6.89
19 votes

#6 - In Treatment

Season 6 - Episode 18 - Aired 8/20/2013

Tasha spends an entire day in therapy, in an effort to get to the root of her relationship issues. During therapy, Malik is forced to tell Tasha why he thinks her relationships fail.

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Grand Opening, Grand Closing
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6.92
13 votes

#7 - Grand Opening, Grand Closing

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/31/2012

Chardonnay rejects Jason's proposal; Derwin is stunned when Melanie gets the diva treatment at church.

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The Platski Thickens
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6.95
41 votes

#8 - The Platski Thickens

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/7/2008

Kelly catches Jason with another woman after they each agree to move on from one another. Wendy Raquel Robinson, Tia Mowry and Pooch Hall also star.

Directors: Salim Akil
Writer: Kenya Barris
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Parachutes
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6.98
54 votes

#9 - Parachutes

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/11/2011

In the Season 4 premiere, Melanie tries to wedge herself between Derwin and his son; Jason takes a guest-correspondent gig; and Kelly stars in a reality show. Tasha and Dante's relationship suffers

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Clip It... Clip It Good
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7.00
26 votes

#10 - Clip It... Clip It Good

Season 9 - Episode 7 - Aired 7/15/2015

While working late with Blue, Jason recalls memorable moments from the past nine years.

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Switch!
star
7.00
6 votes

#11 - Switch!

Season 8 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/4/2015

In the season finale of The Game, Malik and Keira finally break their tension and Jason ascends to a new coaching position.

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Nothing Was the Game
star
7.00
21 votes

#12 - Nothing Was the Game

Season 8 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/28/2015

Malik manipulates Jason; Tasha commits to motherhood; Keira's humiliating experience

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Chardonnay Goes Kissing
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7.00
13 votes

#13 - Chardonnay Goes Kissing

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/8/2014

In order to get back at Jason for kissing Kelly, Chardonnay enlists the help of Tasha to find her someone to kiss. Meanwhile, Blue and Keira are in love again but the couple can not come to mutual ground as to whose apartment they should live in. Malik's physical therapist, Yana, comes to his defense against Tori.

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The Blueprint 2
star
7.00
11 votes

#14 - The Blueprint 2

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/26/2013

Season 6 opens with Derwin's life in disarray after he's traded. Elsewhere, top draft pick Bryce "Blue" Westbrook celebrates his acquisition by going to a Malik-hosted party and getting frisky with his childhood crush. (Special guest appearances by: Ciara, Raymond Edwards, Jr.) Note: Final Appearance of Pooch Hall as Derwin Davis. Note²: First Appearance of Lauren London as Keira Whitaker and Jay Ellis as Bryce "Blue" Westbrook.

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Let Them Eat (Cup) cake!
star
7.00
12 votes

#15 - Let Them Eat (Cup) cake!

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired 5/15/2012

Tasha joins the cupcake club to renew her celibacy. Derwin struggles with Melanie away.

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Drink, Pray, Love
star
7.00
12 votes

#16 - Drink, Pray, Love

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/7/2012

Malik has a hard time letting go of his dream home when he's forced to short sell his mansion. Melanie has a showdown with Tasha at Drop Bar.

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The Wedding Episode
star
7.00
2 votes

#17 - The Wedding Episode

Season 3 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/15/2009

The third season concludes with Melanie trying to marry Derwin before Janay gives birth to Derwin's baby, even if it requires sacrificing her dream wedding. Meanwhile, Jason is arrested for hitting Kelly's boyfriend, and Kelly learns that Tasha is the one who introduced Jason to Camille, and she's not too happy about it.

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The Many Lies of Derwin Davis
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7.03
38 votes

#18 - The Many Lies of Derwin Davis

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired 4/30/2007

When Derwin is unexpectedly forced to take Melanie to singer Drew Sidora's (guest starring as herself) video release party, he panics over how the meeting between them is going to turn out. Kelly and Tasha continue to grow in their work relationship, while Tasha has trouble finding new clients. Meanwhile Jason struggles with his new parenting responsibilities.

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Before the Parade Passes By
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7.06
35 votes

#19 - Before the Parade Passes By

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/27/2008

Melanie tries to convince Derwin to attend a victory parade for the Sabers. He reluctantly agrees but ends up running into Janay (guest star Gabrielle Dennis), who decides to put his feelings for Melanie to the test. Meanwhile, Jason is upset that he hasn't received a contract. Hosea Sanchez, Wendy Raquel Robinson and Brittany Daniel also star

Directors: Lenny Garner
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The Black People Episode
star
7.06
17 votes

#20 - The Black People Episode

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/24/2012

Jason meets Chardonnay’s friends who open his eyes to the racism in the world that fame has blinded him to. Derwin tries to get Kwan to follow his lead socially in hopes that it will translate to the field. Melanie and Tasha’s feud finds a public forum while preparing for the annual Sunbeams fashion show.

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Mommy Dearest
star
7.06
16 votes

#21 - Mommy Dearest

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/15/2014

Keira helps Chardonnay and Jason organize an lavish vow-renewal ceremony. Meanwhile, Malik and Yana decide to have sex; Pookie and Tasha clash during a parenting class.

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The Spin Control Episode
star
7.07
28 votes

#22 - The Spin Control Episode

Season 9 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/10/2015

Blue, Keira and Malik face the consequences from their elevator brawl; Chardonnay meets Roger Keith Jr.; Jason and Kelly make a surprising commitment; and Jason's future as coach is in jeopardy.

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Diary Of A Mad Black Woman, Redux
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7.07
42 votes

#23 - Diary Of A Mad Black Woman, Redux

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/1/2007

This season, 'The Game' returns with a follow up to the enticing season finale. Derwin learns that it may be too late to reunite with Melanie after his infidelity when Melanie shows up with an old friend, Trey Wiggs (guest star Chaz Lamar Shepherd) to help collect her stuff and move out for good. Meanwhile, Malik becomes a chick-magnet for plus-size women after his on-air smooch with Renee. Wendy Raquel Robinson, Coby Bell and Brittany Daniel also star.

Directors: Salim Akil
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The Birth & Vows Episode
star
7.08
12 votes

#24 - The Birth & Vows Episode

Season 7 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/29/2014

Tasha goes into labor just as Jason and Chardonnay's plan on renewing their vows. Keira and Blue take a big step forward in their relationship. Yana won't give Malik's the clearance to play, causing a problem in their relationship. Jason makes a confession that changes everyone's feelings. Tee Tee is asked to be the godfather of Tasha's baby.

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The Jersey Episode (2)
star
7.08
12 votes

#25 - The Jersey Episode (2)

Season 7 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/4/2014

Recently released from Sabers due to his injuries, Malik becomes bitter and resistant to attend, despite being there for Jason. Meanwhile, Tasha believes she is going through a mid-life crisis but it may be more than what she bargained for.

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