FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17
"THE GAME" � (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET)
"Just When I Thought I Was Out... She Pulls Me Back In" (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
ROBIN GIVENS AND FORMER LOS ANGELES LAKERS� RICK FOX GUEST STAR AS THEMSELVES IN THE EPISODE � Although Rick (guest star Fox as himself) is crazy about Tasha and more than ready to go public with their new romance, Tasha (Wendy Raquel Robinson) borderlines on obsessive in her attempt to keep their relationship a secret from their co-workers. Malik (Hosea Chanchez) begins to realize that his marriage may never have a happy-ever-after when Robin (guest star Givens playing herself) seems more intent on getting publicity for their celebrity marriage than on spending time together as newlyweds. Melanie (Tia Mowry) and Derwin (Pooch Hall) try to resume their sex life, but Derwin�s stress about becoming a father may prove to be too big of a hurdle for the couple to overcome. Brittany Daniel and Coby Bell also star. Salim Akil directed the episode written by Hale Rothstein (#40596-045).