There are full episodes of "Basketball Wives" and "Basketball Wives LA" that are free to watch on VH1.com, although there are exceptions. Every episode of in all five seasons of "Basketball Wives" is free, but only select episodes of "Basketball Wives LA" are free.
A key symbol denotes all locked episodes of "Basketball Wives LA" on VH1.com, which are available as video on demand as of 2015. To access episodes on VH1.com, click the menu bars, click Shows, click All Shows, and then click the show title or the letter "B."
Clicking the show title retrieves a link to full episodes, including the reunion, reunion highlights, reunion interviews and "WTF moments." Each season has approximately 12 episodes plus a reunion, in which the cast members gather to rehash drama from the season and offer feedback on past events. Each episode link on VH1.com includes a brief breakdown, running length and the original air date.
Shaunie O'Neal, an executive producer for the franchise, is a cast member on both series. She appeared in all episodes during all five seasons of "Basketball Wives" and joined "Basketball Wives LA" during the third episode of the fourth season.
Later in the same season, Tami Roman joined the cast, after appearing in all episodes during five seasons of "Basketball Wives."