A comedy-drama following a young woman who puts her career plans on hold for her athlete boyfriend.
Melanie Barnett is a first-year medical student who received an offer of admission to a top medical school. Rather than accept the offer, Melanie decides to follow her boyfriend Derwin to San Diego, where he is to start his professional football career.
Now in her new life, Melanie must learn to balance her roles as med student and significant other to a rising star football player.
A spin-off of TV series "Girlfriends", "The Game" originally debuted on The CW network in October 2006. It was eventually canceled after three seasons on the air in May 2009.
BET subsequently picked up the show, which debuted on the network in January 2011.