This series follows the eventful lives of some high-school kids in Tree Hill, a small but not too quiet town in North Carolina, where the greatest source of pride is the high school basketball team, the Ravens, since living memory coached by old Whitey Durham. Its greatest talent ever was Dan Scott, who now runs a successful car dealership. The present talents are his two sons, Nathan Scott, a beautiful and popular athlete, the absolute star, who was molded and stifled by his proud dad, ambitious Dan Scott, who pushes him harder then even the coach approves of, but rather neglected by his spoiled, impulsive mother Deb, an alcoholic, and Lucas, abandoned at birth with his devoted mother, hard-working café-owner Karen Roe, who grew up with Dan's older but poor brother Keith as substitute father as a social reject, only playing hoops on a public yard in the park with street-kids, his passion being reading; when an incident forces the coach to replace suspended players, Lucas soon proves ... Written by
Where nothing ever changed until one outsider changed everything.
Did You Know?
The show was originally set in Illinois, but The WB asked Mark Schwahn
to set it in a warmer climate, which is how the show ended up taking place in North Carolina. See more
When Hayley and Nate flash back to getting married they're on a beach in the day time, but in the time line of the show they get married at night after the playoffs game. See more
[Haley and Lucas come into the apartment while Chris is annoying Brooke
Hey guys... what's goin' on?
She was just hittin' on me...
[Brooke rolls her eyes
I Don't Want To Be
Performed by Gavin DeGraw See more