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Arliss Michaels is not a sports agent, he is a sports super agent. To his athletes and to the world around them he is God. He is like Jerry Maguire but without a conscience.

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 Arliss Michaels (79 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Rita Wu (53 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Kirby Carlisle (52 episodes, 1996-2002)
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 Stanley Babson (46 episodes, 1996-2002)
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Arliss Michaels is not a sports agent, he is a sports super agent. To his athletes and to the world around them he is God. He is like Jerry Maguire but without a conscience. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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The show accurately predicted, years in advance, the bidding war and the move of a existing NHL team to North Carolina. The Hartford Whalers becoming the Carolina Hurricanes. See more »

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Giselle: Perhaps I underestimated you.
Arliss Michaels: Oh I hope so. I make my living off of people that underestimate me.
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Referenced in Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.2 (2014) See more »

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Can be great
4 July 2000 | by (Ann Arbor, MI) – See all my reviews

I have watched Arli$$ from the beginning, and believe that the quality has deteriorated a great deal. However, when the show deals with serious topics in a serious manner (and still manages to work in some humor) such as recent episodes dealing with domestic violence and steroid use, it is one of the most compelling comedies on television.


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