Nick Crowley, Dr. Grant's rock idol, comes to town to play at the Metro and visits, but Dr. Grant's excitement dies when he must tell him his health is failing.
The wife of an innocent bystander claims Billy left her husband to die while treating the wounded assailant following a botched robbery at the casino; Duke (Chazz Palminteri) chases down the wounded man's partner and is surprised by his identity.
Tommy's best friend's son unexpectedly visits and causes trouble when caught cheating.
Billy must choose between his passion for playing poker and his feelings for his new girlfriend.
A man with terminal cancer, who has decided to live out his days in Las Vegas, offers Billy some advice that changes his relationship with Amy.
Tommy is pressured to ignore a boxer's pre-fight health issues and allow a championship fight to proceed, against his better judgment.
Tommy gets angry when Billy forces the casino's top headliner to stop performing for health reasons; a man gambles away his daughter's college fund and tries to kill himself.