Molloy (Michael Murphy), Lowball (Don McManus) and The Matador (Michael Madsen) all receive a visit from a gaming commission officer, and must figure out a way to win his favor. Eddie (Eddie Cibrian), Miami (Kristin Lehman) and Clark (Todd Williams) find their stashed bankroll and decide it's time to enact their master plan. At the Colorado, the Matador triumphs in his power struggle with Lowball. At the poker table, he sets a trap and catches Eddie, Miami and Clark cheating as a team on tape. Eddie learns a brutal lesson about crossing the Matador.