Season 1

Episode Guide

Episode 1

S1 E1
Apr 10, 2010
Fresh off her highly publicized filing for divorce from megastar basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal, Shaunie O'Neal returns to Miami for a night out with fellow basketball wives and girlfriends Evelyn Lozada, Jennifer Williams, Gloria Govan, and Royce Reed. Later, former Miami/Orlando dancer Royce gets out of control during a dance contest at a Terrell Owens/Ludacris pool party, creating a fresh internet scandal of her own and dragging Jen, Evelyn, and Miami social queen Suzie down with her.

Episode 2

S1 E2
Apr 17, 2010
Evelyn throws herself a lavish 34th birthday party, which well-meaning Royce nearly tanks with a surprise dance routine that plays more as an ill-advised attempt at boogie-down redemption. Also, Jen struggles with the idea of sticking it out in her troubled marriage to Eric Williams.

Episode 3

S1 E3
Apr 24, 2010
Evelyn and Jen leave Miami to visit basketball fiancée Gloria Govan and her soon-to-be hubby Matt Barnes in Orlando. When Jen and Evelyn engage the couple in a discussion of why athletes cheat, it looks like Matt and Gloria might just roll up the welcome mat. Also, the girls go to a bust of a party that gets worse when they bump into an alleged groupie that may have been talking to Jen's husband, which quickly leads to a harsh verbal confrontation.

Episode 4

S1 E4
May 01, 2010
Emotions get heated and things quickly take an ugly turn when Gloria defends her sister's role in an alleged scandal involving Shaunie. Meanwhile, Jen and Eric look to solve their marital issues with a new luxury home. Finally, Suzie, Jen, and Royce make a splash when a second run-in with an alleged groupie turns into an all-out fight on the streets of upscale Miami!

Episode 5

S1 E5
May 08, 2010
Suzie's efforts to fix up newly-single Evelyn with a local producer crashes with a thud. But not as fast as the relationship between Royce and Gloria once Royce finds out Gloria's been talking about her behind her back. Evelyn enrolls the girls into a self defense class after one too many groupie run-ins. Fireworks ensue when Gloria and Royce step into the ring and quickly take this self-defense class into an offensive direction!

Episode 6

S1 E6
May 15, 2010
Jen's upcoming Haiti benefit inspires Royce to invite the girls to make a difference on a personal level at a local soup kitchen, though Evelyn finds her motives suspect. Also, some unexpected tender moments with Eric and Jen further clouds her decision to stay married.

Episode 7

S1 E7
May 22, 2010
Shaunie returns to Miami to check up on the girls, and galpal Erikka is surprised by lingering feelings when she's reunited with ex-boyfriend and professional basketball player, Rasual Butler. Also, Evelyn takes her troubles with menacing texts to the next level, hiring a private investigator to put an end to them once and for all!

Episode 8

S1 E8
May 29, 2010
It's off to La-la land as Shaunie gives the girls a break from the Miami heat in her new hometown, Los Angeles. But all of them wind up in the hot seat during a season-ending dinner conversation that ends with almost everyone in tears. Will Jen decide to stand by her man or send him to the showers? Can Royce and Gloria get over themselves? Most importantly, has Shaunie really put her issues with Gloria aside?


S1 E9
Jun 19, 2010
The cast returns to recap, reminisce, and revisit the remarkable premiere season. There is lots of laughter, some tears, and plenty of revealing talk as host Tanika Ray takes Shaunie, Evelyn, Jennifer, Royce, and Suzie down memory lane. But when a surprise guest shows up, even Tanika can't control the proceedings as residue from a past dispute "spills" out onto the reunion stage.