Other than providing narration, James Gregory only appears in the prologue for this episode.
Terence de Marney would return in Little Augie.
Ruditsky: Maxie Gorman. Slugger. Terrorist, Murderer.
Sheila: We always been happy, Maxie.
Maxie: I ain't happy no more.
Maxie: To be big, you gotta think big.
Maxie: That's a stiff piece of shylockin', A. J.
A.J.: (to Maxie) The greatest risk is loss of you.
Maxie: You think of everything, don't you, A. J.?
A. J.: That is my business.
Stella: (to Maxie) If you can't treat your wife with respect then I got nothing to say to you.