The Hoop Life

The Hoop Life

1999 - 2005, Drama
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Episode Guide

  • The Hoop Life - The Second Chance (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    The Second Chance

    A retired coach and players leave their mark; Celia's romance upsets her grandson; Curtis becomes player of the year.

  • The Hoop Life - The Talented Tenth (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    The Talented Tenth

    People appear from Marvin's past; Curtis considers joining a fraternity; Greg won't participate in the playoffs.

  • The Hoop Life - Back Stretch (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Back Stretch

    Coach Fero has an angina attack; Marvin is asked to be a running mate for the governor; Curtis' confidence is rattled.

  • The Hoop Life - A Little Yen (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    A Little Yen

    A Chinese entrepreneur might buy the Knights; Curtis rewrites the biopic being produced about him. With Mykelti Williamson, Rick Peters, Cirroc Lofton, Dan Lauria and Dorian Harewood. Jay Thomas guest stars.

  • The Hoop Life - Rock Salt and Nails (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Rock Salt and Nails

    Marvin is shocked to learn he has a daughter he never knew about; Greg becomes immersed in philanthropy.

  • The Hoop Life - End Game (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    End Game

    Paula learns the truth about Marvin; Greg's marriage collapses; Curtis and Damon go into the movie business.

  • The Hoop Life - Skewed Confessions (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Skewed Confessions

    Curtis tries to impress a photographer; Marvin faces the wrath of an old flame; Leonard files a complaint with the commissioner.

  • The Hoop Life - Road Trip (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Road Trip

    Off-court happenings impact the players during a road trip to Toronto for an important game. Stars Mykelti Williamson, Rick Peters, Cirroc Lofton, Dan Lauria and Dorian Harewood.

  • The Hoop Life - A Knightmare (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    A Knightmare

    Marvin (Mykelti Williamson) convinces Greg (Rick Peters) he must sell his most prized possessions to get out of debt.

  • The Hoop Life - One Door Opens (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    One Door Opens

    Celebrating his first triple-double, Curtis experiences the excesses of a pro basketball player, much to his grandmother's dismay.

  • The Hoop Life - It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Locker Room (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Locker Room

    Injured Marvin worries about his career while his replacement tries to secure a permanent spot on the roster.

  • The Hoop Life - Young but Daily Growing (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Young but Daily Growing

    Greg's gambling threatens to get him into big trouble; Turning 18, Curtis is embarrassed by a video bio.

  • The Hoop Life - The Trade Off (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    The Trade Off

    Curtis impresses everybody but Marvin with his play on the court; Marvin tries to sharpen his coaching skills.

  • The Hoop Life - Communication Breakdown (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Communication Breakdown

    Marvin questions his career; Eliot and Leonard search for a replacement for Marvin; Greg throws a birthday party for his father.

  • The Hoop Life - Acting on Impulse (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Acting on Impulse

    Marvin struggles with drugs; Greg gets caught in the trappings of Las Vegas; Leonard deals with the press.

  • The Hoop Life - Rook to Knight's Five (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Rook to Knight's Five

    Marvin's demons affect his play; Curtis shines in his first season; Leonard butts heads with the team's new owner; Greg makes a choice.

  • The Hoop Life - The Doubleminded Man (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Doubleminded Man

    Marvin seeks therapy for stress; Curtis buys a new house despite Celia's objections; Greg gets closer to mysterious lady friend.

  • The Hoop Life - Of Human Bondage (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Of Human Bondage

    Curtis and his grandmother become crime victims; Marvin suffers anxiety attacks; Greg attends an adult-film awards show.

  • The Hoop Life - Rookie (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:


    Eliot (Dorian Harewood) doubts his executive abilities; Curtis (Cirroc Lofton) faces hard choices in his rivalry with another rookie. With 1999 NBA draftees Elton Brand and Jason Terry.

  • The Hoop Life - It's All Greek to Me (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    It's All Greek to Me

    Curtis questions the legality of his contract; legal problems follow Marvin's brawl with Owen; Greg's relationship with a porn star is revealed.

  • The Hoop Life - The Hardwood (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Hardwood

    A bench-clearing brawl hurts the UBA's image; the New England Knights are for sale; a rookie skips college.

  • The Hoop Life - The Hardwood (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Hardwood

    A bench-clearing brawl hurts the UBA's image; the New England Knights are for sale; a rookie skips college.