The WORST Episodes of The Game

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 21, 2021

Network: BET

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A Saber's Story

#1 - A Saber's Story

Season 8 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 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.

star 5.38
55 votes
The Wedding Episode

#2 - The Wedding Episode

Season 3 - Episode 22 - Aired May 15, 2009

star 6.00
1 votes

#3 - Switch!

Season 8 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 4, 2015

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

star 6.67
6 votes
The Pittsy Shuffle: Why Pitts Really Dipped

#4 - The Pittsy Shuffle: Why Pitts Really Dipped

Season 8 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 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.

star 6.70
23 votes
The Truth Hurts

#5 - The Truth Hurts

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 19, 2007

Malik fires Tasha as his manager after her failed attempts to resolve an embarrassing situation he was involved in. Elsewhere, Jason worries his career may be over when he is selected for a random drug test for steroids; and a rival sports manager offers to buy Tasha's agency.

star 6.80
5 votes
Directors: Salim Akil
Writers: Sara Finney-Johnson
Clip It... Clip It Good

#6 - Clip It... Clip It Good

Season 9 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 15, 2015

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

star 6.83
29 votes
Miss Me A Little When I'm Gone

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

Season 6 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 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.

star 6.84
19 votes
Missed You, Kelly Pitts

#8 - Missed You, Kelly Pitts

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 18, 2014

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

star 6.88
16 votes
The Platski Thickens

#9 - The Platski Thickens

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 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.

star 6.93
40 votes
Directors: Salim Akil
Writers: Kenya Barris

#10 - Parachutes

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 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

star 6.95
55 votes
Acting Class and Rebound Ass

#11 - Acting Class and Rebound Ass

Season 8 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 11, 2015

Keira and Malik share a tender moment; Chardonnay's divorce party; Kelly returns to San Diego.

star 6.96
25 votes
The Many Lies of Derwin Davis

#12 - The Many Lies of Derwin Davis

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 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.

star 7.00
37 votes
Before the Parade Passes By

#13 - Before the Parade Passes By

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Apr 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

star 7.00
35 votes
Directors: Lenny Garner
Writers: Elaine Aronson
The Tricks Episode

#14 - The Tricks Episode

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 14, 2012

When a YouTube video of Malik and Derwin doing football tricks goes viral, the guys ride the wave hoping it takes Malik off the bench and back onto the field.

star 7.00
11 votes
The Blueprint 2

#15 - The Blueprint 2

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 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.

star 7.00
13 votes
The Spin Control Episode

#16 - The Spin Control Episode

Season 9 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 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.

star 7.00
31 votes
Hashtag My Bad

#17 - Hashtag My Bad

Season 9 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 1, 2015

Keira confronts Malik; and People Magazine writes an article about Tasha, but it doesn't go as planned due to a controversial statement made by Roger Keith.

star 7.03
30 votes
The After the Wedding Night Episode

#18 - The After the Wedding Night Episode

Season 8 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 14, 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.

star 7.04
26 votes
Nothing Was the Game

#19 - Nothing Was the Game

Season 8 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 28, 2015

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

star 7.04
23 votes
In Treatment

#20 - In Treatment

Season 6 - Episode 18 - Aired Aug 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.

star 7.05
22 votes
Diary Of A Mad Black Woman, Redux

#21 - Diary Of A Mad Black Woman, Redux

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 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.

star 7.05
41 votes
Directors: Salim Akil
Writers: Mara Brock Akil
White Men Can't Jump, But They're Definitely Packing

#22 - White Men Can't Jump, But They're Definitely Packing

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Apr 6, 2008

Rick Fox returns. A night of getting acquainted with her co-workers at Irv Smif Management leads to Tasha getting flashed by Lev, one of her co-workers who happens to be white. After telling Kelly about the event, Kelly tells Tasha she has been disrespected and advises her not to let him get away with it. Meanwhile, Jason and Kelly attend marriage counseling sessions.

star 7.08
37 votes
Directors: Salim Akil
Writers: Sara Finney-Johnson
The Big Chill

#23 - The Big Chill

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 23, 2007

Tasha's boyfriend Kenny (guest star Rocky Carroll) confronts her about her aggressive attitude, and asks her to tone it down when he introduces her to his group of friends. Later, during a gathering with Kenny's friends, a comment made about Tasha sends her off the deep end. Meanwhile, one of Melanie's late-night study sessions causes problems with Derwin.

star 7.08
37 votes
Dust in the Wind

#24 - Dust in the Wind

Season 9 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 24, 2015

Malik and Kelly forge an alliance after his reading difficulties are revealed during Walter's memorial service; and a grieving Tasha helps Blue and Chardonnay say goodbye to their failed relationships.

star 7.09
35 votes
When the Chickens Come Home to Roost Part 2

#25 - When the Chickens Come Home to Roost Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired May 14, 2007

In the conclusion of the first-season finale, Melanie and Derwin have a heated argument about their impending engagement status. Derwin sleeps with Drew. Meanwhile, Jason gets a reality check when he is asked to speak on camera and conduct special interviews for ESPN. Later, Kelly helps Tasha get new clients by using an unusual sales technique. In the last scene, we see Melanie over-hearing Dionne tell Derwin she knows about him and Drew and Melanie takes off the ring before getting in the elevator while telling him it's over.

star 7.09
34 votes