J.J. goes to meet a friend, Cactus Jack who's a gambler. While they're out driving, someone runs into them. Cactus Jack is killed, J.J. is injured and ends up in the hospital. Later a man posing as a priest enters J.J.'s room and sees him going through his things. He later meets him again at his friend's memorial and learns he's conman Tenspeed Turner, who's also a friend of Cactus Jack. They set out to find why was he killed. When a man whom Cactus Jack made a wager with also has a brush with death, they think it might have something to do with the wager. Written by
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Ben Vereen reprises his role of E.L. 'Tenspeed' Turner from another short-lived series from Stephen J. Cannell: "Tenspeed and Brownshoe." He was brought in, in part, to help star Dale Robertson who had injured his hip and leg during a production break. See more