"Because you're the weakest link!"
Liberty gets out of hand with her position as Team Manager and yells at Manny

Relax is the seventeenth episode of Season 2 of the Canadian television series, Degrassi: The Next Generation.

Main Plot

Liberty, upset that she didn't make the girls' floor hockey team, becomes manager of the team. She sets out to get the girls more funding so they can get better uniforms, so she turns to fundraising and sponsorships—from Mr. Jeremiah, who is already funding the boys' basketball team, which leads to a battle of the sexes to see who will get the sponsorship.

Sub Plot

Meanwhile, Terri who has a liking for psychic readings finds something very interesting while reading Paige's palm—that Paige has no life line meaning that she's going to die. So Paige and Hazel look up Palmistry on the net and find that Terri should have read Paige's right hand (her dominant hand) and not her left. Terri than begins to do things for Paige believing she is going to die but instead of telling Terri, Paige decides to let her believe she is going to die.

  • This episode is named after the song "Relax" by Frankie Goes To Hollywood.
  • This episode marks the first appearance of Dom Perino.

  • Paige: "What do you see Terri?"
    Mr. Armstrong: "I see Paige Michalchuk in detention after school."
  • Manny: "Liberty, I can't practice today, I sort of have my period."
    Liberty: "Manny, a true champion doesn't let a silly little monthly visitor stand between her and victory."
  • Liberty: "No Spinner, this is your funeral."
  • Paige: "Either you tell me what you saw in my palm, or my nails get up close and personal with your face."