With cast that includes Draya Michele, Malaysia Pardo and Laura Govan, Basketball Wives LA made a strong debut with viewers Monday. According to figures released late Tuesday, the spin-off matched up with its predecessor Basketball Wives (Miami).
Watched by over 1.8 million Monday night, Basketball Wives LA lined up perfectly with the Miami-cast, whose season 3 premiere was watched by 1.8 million in May.
Also strong in the adults 18-49, with a 1.0, Basketball Wives LA features former Miami castmember Gloria Govan along with Kimsha Artest, Jackie Christie, Imani Showalter and Tanya Williams.
Basketball Wives LA airs Monday nights at 8pm on VH1.