The Bowling Show was the 14th episode of Season 4 of Roseanne, also the 86th overall series episode. Written by Amy Sherman and Jeff Abugov from an original story by Don Foster, the episode was directed by Andrew D. Weyman. It originally aired on ABC-TV on January 21, 1992.


When Dan and Arnie struggle to bring their bowling team out of last place, some unexpected competition arises. Meanwhile, Roseanne feels shut out of Jackie's new friendship with Nancy.


  • Johnny Galecki is introduced as Kevin Healy, but is later a regular on the show known as David Healy.



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