Is Basketball Wives Season 11 Happening? Inside Scoop on Drama, Ratings, and the Show’s Uncertain Future

The realm of reality television never ceases to entertain, amuse, and yes, occasionally, exasperate us. Among the jamboree of shows in this genre, one that has been a bit of a rollercoaster in terms of popularity is VH1’s Basketball Wives. It has been dishing out drama since 2010 and now is teetering on the line between renewal and cancellation.

The Season That Almost Wasn’t: The Uncertainty Surrounding Season 11

While Basketball Wives debuted as a headline-maker back in 2010, it has struggled to maintain its mojo. The show’s 10th season, released on May 16, 2022, met with lukewarm reviews and had fans questioning the future of the series.

“If the series’ 10th season doesn’t receive a good response, then Basketball Wives will be canceled for season 11,”

whispered rumors and insiders alike.

But hold onto your hoops, because sources close to the network indicate they’re in talks for a twelfth season. Given the show’s plummeting ratings—a lowly 3.4 out of 10 on IMDb—this seems like VH1 throwing a half-court shot at the buzzer. But hey, those sometimes go in.

Is Basketball Wives Season 11 Happening? Inside Scoop on Drama, Ratings, and the Show’s Uncertain Future

The Core of the Court: What Basketball Wives Is Really About

For those uninitiated into the universe of Basketball Wives, the concept is as straightforward as a slam dunk. It dives deep into the daily hustle, emotional tornadoes, and yes, frequent throwdowns, between the wives, exes, and lady loves of high-profile basketball players.

“The show is all in for tribulations,”

one could say. That’s putting it lightly. We’ve seen enough catfights, dirty games, and backstabbings to last several seasons of a Shakespearean tragedy. Drama, thy name is Basketball Wives.

Rolling the Dice: What To Expect From Season 11 (If It Happens)

With Season 10 ending in a cloud of unresolved disputes, the show has more loose ends than a frayed basketball net.

“There are a lot of grudges yet to solve,”

as the tensions boiled over at a casino-themed party in the last episode. Jackie spoke up, saying her “heart” doesn’t want to see Brooke again. That line left viewers gobsmacked and desperately waiting for a next season to untangle the web.

As for the cast, familiar faces like Jackie Christie, Jennifer Williams, Angel Brinks, Malaysia Pargo, Brandi Maxiell, and Brooke Bailey could very likely return. And perhaps even Tammi, who has become infamous for her erratic behavior.

“Tammi is not taking for her actions and behaviors of tirades and fighting; she has been known for this since she first appeared on television.”

So, expect fireworks, but also the need for a good mediator.

Is Basketball Wives Season 11 Happening? Inside Scoop on Drama, Ratings, and the Show’s Uncertain Future

Where Can You Jump into the Action?

Can’t get enough of Basketball Wives and don’t want to wait for an official word on the next season? Fret not. The series is streamable on platforms like Hulu, Amazon Prime, and YouTube. It’s also available on the Bravo app and website, in case you’re looking for more ways to indulge in some high-stakes drama.

Andy Vermaut shares:‘Basketball Wives’ Renewed For Season 11 At VH1: VH1 has renewed Basketball Wives for Season 11 with OG star Evelyn Lozada returning to the court after taking a season-long break. Also returning for the new season that will… Thankyou.

— Andy Vermaut (@AndyVermaut) June 13, 2023

Final Shot: Is Basketball Wives Down for the Count or Poised for a Comeback?

We are left with a game that’s still very much in the air. Whether or not we’ll be courtside for Season 11 of Basketball Wives largely depends on the show’s performance in its tenth season. According to metrics, the popularity on social media stands at 40, on IMDb at 34, and on Google Search at 59. These numbers paint a murky future, to say the least.

So, what now? Well, let’s just say we’re all on tenterhooks. Any news on the show’s renewal—or its sad departure from our screens—will be sure to light up social media faster than you can say “three-pointer.”

Keep your eyes peeled, your ears open, and maybe have some popcorn handy. Whether Basketball Wives goes into overtime or retires from the game altogether, one thing is certain—it’s going to be a buzzer-beater.