What is Basketball Wives (TV) About?
Basketball Wives is a reality television series franchise that offers an inside look into the lives of women connected to the professional basketball industry. The original show was set in Miami, Florida and first aired in 2010, providing viewers with a glimpse into the personal and professional challenges faced by the women in this unique social circle. The success of the original series led to the creation of spin-offs, including Basketball Wives LA, Football Wives, Baseball Wives, Shaunie's Homecourt, Baller Wives, and Basketball Wives Orlando. Additionally, the franchise has featured a combined cast from the original series and its spin-offs in certain seasons, offering an expanded perspective on the interconnected lives of the women involved with basketball. The show's popularity has contributed to the renewal and continued growth of the franchise, with VH1 announcing the eleventh season to air in the upcoming fall. Throughout its run, Basketball Wives has provided an intriguing portrayal of the realities and complexities within the world of professional basketball, generating both controversy and admiration for its unfiltered depiction of the women's lives.
The first episode of Basketball Wives aired on April 11, 2010 and the most recent episode to air was on July 01, 2024.