Champions': A New Basketball Series on Netflix with Mixed Reviews
A new Netflix basketball-themed series called "Champions" is available.
A high school basketball team's quest for a state title is followed on the show.
Maverick Carter and LeBron James are the show's producers.
Critics and viewers have given "Champions" a variety of ratings.
The show's diverse cast and its emphasis on family and teamwork have drawn acclaim from some.
Others bemoan the show's predictability and tropes.
There have been comparisons made between the program and other sports dramas like "Friday Night Lights" and "Hoosiers."
Despite its shortcomings, "Champions" can be interesting to basketball lovers and those who enjoy inspirational tales of tenacity.