When Calvin Gibbs, a local football hero, is shot to death, Detectives Sanchez and Stone are assigned to the case, where Calvin's older brother Terrence is the prime suspect.
Longford and Mahajan are assigned the case of a groom found dead on his wedding night - pushed overboard the party boat that the rowdy reception was taking place on. Unfortunately, the groom was not very well-liked, and the pair have a long list of suspects to question.
While Washington recuperates in the hospital with his wife and newborn son, Alice Williams, the county Assistant Prosecutor, wants Lt. Mason and Fitch to speak about Washington's shooting to avoid the press having a field day.
Meanwhile, Stone is unnerved at the hard time Fitch is giving him on his first case as a homicide detective.