Our TV Shows

Got a Tip?

Call TMZ at (888) 847-9869 or Click Here

'Basketball' Wife:

Gimme $20K an Episode

or I'm Out!

3/14/2011 8:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

TMZ has learned "Basketball Wives" star Evelyn Lozada is giving show producers an ultimatum -- either pay her $20,000 an episode ... or she's gone for good.

As we previously reported, Lozada has already threatened to leave the show -- after, we're told. she became upset because she believes the producers of the show leaked sensitive information about her to another cast member in hopes of inciting a violent confrontation between the two women.

Sources close to the production tell TMZ, Lozada and the other girls currently pull in around $7,500 an episode -- which means Lozada's latest demand would mean a SERIOUS raise.

No word yet on the show's next move.


For more sports stories, check out tmzsports.com!

No Avatar

Previous 15 Comments | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11


The show should be called Basketball Wives want to be's!!!! The only one on the show that was wroth watching was Royce and Hell she even is not a Basketball Wife!!!!

1311 days ago


Cancel this crap. Shaunie you are as much of a whore as Evelyn. Funny she kept telling Jennifer to get divorced she probaly slept with Eric also. Chad you a whore man so you two have alot in common. Better wait golddigger he may not have a job this fall. Next she;ll be going for the men in the NHL. These women never went to church, and they wonder why their lives are all f#$%% up. Why we can't have a show with Black women who have their **** together. Im sick and tired of NBA whores, NFL whores, and just whores in genereal. Bitch you dont need any kids you didnt raise the first one

1311 days ago


She has the filthiest mouth and is embarrassing to watch.

1311 days ago


i guess evelyn is out of the circle (lol)..she's now in the h ex tagon..the kenny anderson ex was a b itch 20 yrs ago on real world and is now a 40 yr old b itch

1309 days ago


Go Evelyn!!!!

1308 days ago


Really, she isn't worth the money she's getting now. All I see her doing are going out eatting with her girls. So whats worth $2o,000? Definetly not that.

1304 days ago

tomasa rodriguez    

i love robin cause she always put that slut evelin in place.what i hate about her that she does'nt appreciate her puertorican roots..

1303 days ago


I would give her the money because you have so much money whats 20 k gonna hurt

1301 days ago


she is a stink hoe who sleeps with men for money and tries to control women who cares she is out or in. she is an envious backstabbing bitch send her ass back to her country stupid bitch

1291 days ago


Watch Toriko Episodes Movies English Subbed Dubbed Online. HD Stream Episodes for FREE at TorikoGet. For details: http://www.torikoget.com/

1238 days ago


what happened to her having a baby boy?? where is it?

1221 days ago


Evelyn, you are a non-mf factor to this show or to your daughters life. What an example you and Tammi are making. Leave the show, you are not worth $20k, you are not worth the $7,500k they are paying you now. You have no class or integrity. You and the rest (except) Meeka have sold your integrity for a few dollars. You should be ashamed of the way you portray yourselft on this show. Shaunie, you are no better. You sit back and let these women demean all women of color, but you pretend non of it affects you. You are part of this in front and in the back. So do not pretend you are not part of the fighting, you were respond for the fight between Tammi and Evelyn. You allowed those no class women to treat Meeka the way they did. You set her up. Her trying to explain herself was not the best, but she still had more class than the rest of you. RUN EVELYN, RUN, LEAVE THE SHOW, YOU ARE
A NON RELEVENT FACTOR TO THIS YOUR AND YOUR OWN LIFE. Chad is one ugly dude!!!!! and you are a wannabe Sista!!!!!!

1156 days ago
Previous 15 Comments | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11

Around The Web