The third season begins with Derwin telling Melanie that Janay is pregnant with his child. Meanwhile, Kelly gets her parents' help to keep Jason out of her life, and Malik tries to hide his marriage to Robin Givens from his mom.
Melanie confronts Janay to discover if she is actually pregnant with Derwin's baby; Kelly plans a girls' night out in an attempt to deal with her separation from Jason; and Malik tells his mom about his marriage.
Tasha tries to keep her romance with Rick Fox a secret, but he wants to go public with it. Meanwhile, Malik becomes frustrated with new bride Robin Givens, who spends more time acquiring publicity for their marriage than with him; and Derwin is stressed about becoming a dad, which adversely affects his intimate time with Melanie.
Robin plans a belated wedding reception to gain more publicity for her marriage to Malik, but Tasha refuses to attend; Rick's overprotective mother (Penny Marshall) clashes with Tasha when they meet for the first time.
Melanie is placed on academic probation and her grant money is revoked; Tasha and Malik are shocked to learn that her boyfriend and Malik's wife, Robin Givens, were once in a relationship; and Kelly goes on her first date since separating from Jason.
Jason gets jealous when he sees Kelly with a date; Tasha faces her insecurities in her relationship with Rick Fox; Melanie searches for ways to connect with Derwin that don't involve physical intimacy.
Robin Givens implies that Malik is gay on national TV and that it's the reason for their breakup. Malik is then teased by his teammates and discovers one player is actually gay, but is afraid to come out. Meanwhile, Derwin accuses Melanie of seeing a doctor at the hospital where she works.
Tasha tries to prevent Rick from losing his job; Malik becomes obsessed with learning everything he can about his father and why they were apart for years; Melanie questions why Derwin is back together with Janay.
Malik meets his half-sister and worries that he may have slept with her before they knew they were related; Tasha meets her former husband's wife and is shocked to see that the woman is surprisingly similar to herself.
Jason wants to introduce his daughter to his new girlfriend (Stacey Dash), but Kelly isn't sure it is a good idea. Meanwhile, Melanie stumbles upon the perfect wedding dress, but she's reluctant to buy it.