In this second to the last episode of Ballers, The NCAA board of trustees are doing some heavy snooping on Mr. Spencer Strasmore (Dwayne Johnson) and his “nephew,” Quincy “Q” Crawford (Eli Goree).… More “BALLERS (S04E08) “The Devil You Know””
This week on Ballers, Spencer and Joe have their hands full. Lance is thorn in the backside of my guys, he is “bringing the pain” in this episode. Spencer said it best, he “was stategically stealing money.”… More “BALLERS (S04E04) Forgiving is Living”
Born and raised in Los Angeles, London is a trained actor, dancer, comedian and impressionist. He stars on the HBO series “Ballers” opposite Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.… More “Chatting with London Brown (‘Fat’ Reggie from Ballers on HBO)”
This season finale was indeed all about humility. What to do when you hit rock bottom? Just ask Spencer Strasmore. He knows all about that. The optimism & hopefulness that you feel when you’re reaching that dream.… More “Ballers: (S02E10 Season Finale) "One Last Shot" [Season Finale]”
Episode 8: “Laying in the Weeds”
In this latest episode of HBO’s “Ballers”, Spencer Strasmore, is on a mission; seeking investors for his latest venture.… More “HBO'S Ballers Season 2”
As the series is coming to an end the ratings are spiking with it being the most half-hour viewed show on HBO. The reason being the way they have calibrated various stories into an episode giving us the right amounts of doses of twists enough to leave us hungry for more the next week.… More “Ballers: (S02E07) "Everybody Knows"”
From almost quiting this show to now waiting for the next one – how I describe my time with Ballers. You might not agree with me but I for one am not an American Football fan making it even harder to like it.… More “Ballers: (S02E06) "Saturdaze"”
Spencer has been going through a rough time with his pain increasing everyday. He even takes painkillers the way children eat mentos sweets. After a diagnosis it turns out his ball and socket have been eating themselves up and his hip is showing he is 80 years old.… More “Ballers: (S02E05) "Most Guys"”
Vernon was not axed – that’s the highlight of the day as the club takes care of their own. With ups and downs he will be playing next season.
Throughout the whole episode Spence was trying to find dirt on Andre, he was also pulled into the bought by the old man who gave them a whole lecture about bringing a new client.… More “Ballers: (S02E04) "World of Hurt"”
A continuation of everything we left off. Beginning with Vernon who was hiding at his home after being released from the hospital.
A very simple tip to all future football players, during vacations don’t do anything which has the word ball in it.… More “Ballers: (S02E03) "Elidee"”
As we have previously mentioned, the series doesn’t have enough time to exploit all of the stories and angles they are going at.
But a lot happened with Spencer going after some Vicodin to the extent he tried to get some from Tracy.… More “Ballers: (S02E02) "Enter the Temple"”
What a return to the season, Spencer has had highs and lows. Beginning with the high which he opened a restaurant called Su Casa. A great combination as the guy’s name is also Su.
We also meet his competitor called Andre and let us just say the guy isn’t going to be a fan of Spencer by miles.… More “Ballers: (S02E01) "Face of the Franchise"”
Review: this seemed like the happy endings of all fairy tales better than Disney Movies everyone wins, dude gets hired, another one gets back to a team, another one back from exile and another wins 18m contract.… More “Ballers (S01E10) “Flamingos” (Finale) ”
Review: this episode was great as in the storyline moved forward. With the ending funny and well Spencer made amendments with his past. Greene got beaten up in his return
This was a good past time but it lacks the attractiveness of a series.… More “Ballers (S01E09) “Head-on””
Review: again and again the series lacks a foundation in the sense it needs a solid story/plot. Every week we see a problem arise only to be solved and episode over. The story they have lasts a few second such as Ricky trying to win Belle back or Charles wanting to go back in and the rest is just filling up the 25+ minutes.… More “Ballers (S01E08) “Gaslighting””
Review: This episode showed more about the problem between Ricky and his girl who are now fighting, ignoring each other and maybe moving on. Spencer also has to meet the woman blackmailing Vernon which he doesn’t want to for some reason.… More “Ballers (S01E07) “Ends””