Grey's Anatomy: Season 2, Episode 22

The Name of the Game (2 Apr. 2006)

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Cristina is desperate for George to move out of the apartment, while Izzie is jealous of Callie's relationship with him. Meanwhile, Cristina and Richard are rivals in a surgery seminar, and Meredith discovers a secret about her father.



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George begins to overstay his welcome at Burke and Cristina's apartment. Cristina takes a seminar and discovers that Chief Webber is taking it too. Meanwhile, Meredith learns a startling secret about her father, Bailey worries her colleagues will not treat her the same now that she is a mother, and Alex gets a lesson in bedside manners. Written by Alex

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Toward the end of the episode, when Richard Webber comes out of the elevator to meet Cristina, a tall man with spiked hair walks out: actor/screenwriter James Hall. See more »


Near the end of the episode when Dr. Richard Webber comes out of the elevator to meet Dr. Yang, you can see one of the ADs standing on the left operating the door mechanism. See more »


Dr. Isobel "Izzie" Stevens: He's just not George anymore. He's broken George. First he chops off his hair, then he starts hanging out with this Callie. What is-that's not a name Callie. Who is she anyway? I'm his best friend, not that he talks to me anymore.
Denny Duquette: Triple word score, 69 points. Woman, I'm beating the pants off you. Pay attention, what the hell are you doing?
Dr. Isobel "Izzie" Stevens: I'm knitting a sweater. Actually Meredith, that's my friend - the friend that broke George - is knitting a sweater. She's not really knitting a sweater ...
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