AceShowbiz - New addition, new drama. Upcoming season 8 of "Basketball Wives" seemingly will offer more interesting storylines with a newcomer joining other cast members, who return for the new season of the VH1 series. Judging by her storyline description, the new addition has such a determination.
Feby Torres, the ex-girlfriend of Los Angeles Laker Lance Stephenson and the mother of his two children, is set to star alongside longtime cast member and creator Shaunie O'Neal, Evelyn Lozada, Tami Roman and Jackie Christie among others in the upcoming season which will premiere on June 19. According to the official logline, it seems like Torress is up for drama as she wants to make herself famous.
"Newcomer Feby Torres is tired of being associated with her famous ex and is determined to make a new name for herself, even if that means making enemies," reads the description of her storyline.
Also returning for season 8 are Malaysia Pargo, Jennifer Williams, Kristen Scott, Cece Gutierrez and Ogum Chijindu. The new season marks the second year for Scott, Gutierrez and Chijindu.
In the new season, "O'Neal will focus on second chances and correcting her mistakes after her eldest son's recent heart surgery." Meanwhile, "Christie deals with empty nest syndrome as her son heads to college." As for Lozada, she "tries to be the best mother to her two children until old habits resurface. Conflict is still at the heart of the series, and cast members including Roman, Pargo and Williams will be dealing with unresolved confrontations and unsettling rumors."
Season 8 of "Basketball Wives" premieres on June 19 at 8 P.M. EST.