Scene 15: Brooke tells Lucas that the doctor berkata Angie’s surgery would take a while. Lucas then says that if it’s okay, he’ll wait with her. Brooke responds that she’d like that, since Peyton has to go and she’d be on her own otherwise. Peyton tries to argue that she’s not leaving, but Brooke is insistent that she has an insanely busy hari and should go get things done. Peyton finally gives in and hugs Brooke, telling Brooke to call her as soon as she knows anything. As Peyton leaves, Lucas says goodbye to her. She looks at him for the first time since Membaca his book, before leaving and walking past an examination room.
Scene 16: Hospital. Examination Room. Dan Scott is meeting his doctor. The doctor explains that over the seterusnya few months he will feel lebih sluggish, and it’s important that he doesn’t push it. But the good news is that because of his size and blood type, Dan is saat on the recipient senarai for a donor heart. The doctor then hands Dan a pager, telling him that he has to keep it with him 24 hours a day. If a hati, tengah-tengah becomes available, they’ll only have around six hours to place it. On hearing that he’s number two on the list, Dan asks how much it would cost him to be bumped up to number one. The doctor balas that Dan probably won’t be able to buy off Reverend Carter, who’s in pretty bad shape and is a good man. Dan takes offence at that, asking what the doctor means sejak “good man”. In response, the doctor eyes Dan before telling him they don’t discriminate when it comes to saving lives. It’s his job to give a hati, tengah-tengah to whoever needs it. Dan eyes the doctor back, before commenting that it doesn’t matter whether they’re a miracle worker atau a murderer. The doctor leaves, and Dan considers what he has been told.
Scene 17: Peyton’s Office. Recording Studio. Peyton walks into the room and finds Haley taping a picture of Nathan and Jamie to the piano.
Scene 27: Start of Act Three. Peyton’s Office. Recording Studio. Mia speaks directly into the camera while wearing a “Rock The Vote” t-shirt. She says that it was a tahun of firsts for her, including her first chance to vote. If her voice is a gift, as people have berkata it is, so are the voices of everyone else. “So use it. Let it be heard. Rock The Vote.” Mia smiles, and the cameraman tells her it was perfect. Mia then thanks him when he compliments her album. The cameraman and boom operator then leave, passing Peyton who thanks them. Peyton turns to Mia, throwing her a packet of Starburst. Peyton tells Mia that her seterusnya tour will be the “Starburst Thursday night konsert Series”, at Six Flags. Mia responds that she loves Starburst, and she loves rollercoasters. Peyton agrees: “It’s very you.”
Scene 62: Dan tells Reverend Carter that the doc was right. He is in bad shape. A nurse then appears, and tells Dan that it’s after hours, before asking whether he’s a relative. With his back to the nurse, Dan says that he isn’t a relative…but the Reverend is number one on his list.
Scene 63: Lucas’ House. Peyton covers Lucas, who is unconscious, before stroking his hair. She tells him she’s sorry, and never wanted this for him. Leaning in, she kisses Lucas on the cheek, and his eyes open as she starts to turn away. When he calls out her name, Peyton turns back with a gentle smile on her face. Lucas then tells Peyton that he hates her, and wishes she had never come back, because she ruined his life. His words sink in as Peyton’s face falls, and she finally exits, leaving Lucas alone in the darkness. End of Episode. Credit 2TAC FF
Scenes 30-36: pokok bukit High Gym. Tip Off, the Ravens against the menanggung, bear Creek Warriors. The Ravens win the tip and Quentin catches the ball in his… hand. The opposing coach, Coach Todd, taunts Lucas about letting a kid play with only one good hand. Lucas ignores him, and instead tells Q to keep going. As Q pushes upcourt, Mouth follows him with a camera from the bleachers. Q passes and the Ravens score a three pointer. The game continues on with scoring from both teams. Lucas substitutes players, and when questioned tells Coach Todd this is his “worst nightmare.” As the Ravens score another three, Nathan, Jamie and Skills cheer them on.
Scenes 40-41: Lucas’ Office. Lucas scans the half time statistics. His cell phone rings, and it’s Lindsey. Lucas tells her that they would have liked to see her at the game, but as he listens to her speak, he begins to look concerned. The camera moves outside the window so we can see Lucas talking, but we can’t hear what is said.
Scene 42: pokok bukit High Gym. Lucas is now angry and lebih severe than earlier in the game. He yells at Q, and when Q fails to do as he was told, Lucas calls for a time out and a huddle.
Scene 43: Ravens Huddle. Lucas gives a pep talk about nothing in life being easy. They’re going to win this game! With a Lucas-inspired chant of “Bear Creek Sucks!” they break the huddle. Skills looks at Nathan, and both are wary of Lucas’ behaviour.
Scene 44: menanggung, bear Creek Huddle. Coach Todd tells his players that the Ravens are taunting them - and they’re right to, their point guard only has one hand! He goes on to say that every time Q gets the ball, the team should foul him. He’ll either miss the free throws, atau he’ll end up with both hands broken. The game starts back up, and Q is immediately fouled. Lucas argues that it was a flagrant foul, but the ref says it wasn’t. As Q steps to the free throw line, Skills looks at Lucas and Nathan, and knows what the Warriors are trying to do. They’re going to foul Q, and make him take left-handed free throws: “Hack-A-Shaq”. When Q proceeds to make both free throws, Coach Todd tells one of his players, Ronnie, to take out Q’s other wrist. As the game continues, Ronnie makes a beeline for Q, and fouls him hard on the wrist. The ref again doesn’t call the foul, as Quentin holds his wrist in pain. With Skills and Nathan beside him, Lucas glares angrily at the referee. He tells the ref that on the street, that would be assault! On the court, it’s not even a foul? The ref ignores him, which causes Luke to slam a ball down hard onto the court. The ref calls a technical foul on the Ravens, and Skills and Nathan try, but fail, to hold Lucas back as he walks after the ref. Lucas can’t believe the ref is going to call a foul on him for that, but completely blew an obvious call during the game! Ronnie, the player who fouled Q, chuckles as he walks past, and tells the ref to throw Lucas’ “dumb keldai out.” Lucas grabs Ronnie sejak the jersey, causing the ref to blow his whistle and both teams to square off for a jalan fight. Nathan tells Jamie to go sit with Mouth, and he and Skills rush onto the court, dragging Q and Lucas away before they get hurt. Mouth sits on the sideline, continuing to film as he and Jamie watch the fight, shocked sejak what they’re witnessing. End of Act Three.