Nick has sustained a groin injury, which means he has to lay off sex. It's during this time that Robin, who now has to talk to him while spending time with him, realizes that he's not the brightest light in the world, and perhaps she should break up with him. Her friends are on opposite sides of whether she should do so. Barney feels she should since they are obviously not compatible. Marshall and Lily on the other hand think she should ride out the non-sex stretch and things will be back to normal between the two of them when Nick is physically well again. Lily's belief is based on her need to live through Robin vicariously. Marshall's is because Nick is the star player in his after work basketball team, and believes he will quit the team if Robin breaks up with him. One side goes to an extreme to make sure Robin does what he wants. Meanwhile, non-athletic Ted has too formed his own ream in the same basketball league, although Ted's team of architects focuses their energies on ... Written by
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In this episode Marshall is in a basketball team. In season 4, episode 14, The Possimpible, Marshall states he can no longer play basketball due to an injury, which turns out to be called dancers hip. See more
Ted uses his "architecture skills" to throw the ball.
Afterwards, the scoreboard revealed 2 points, but the ball was thrown from almost the halfway point, so three points should have been awarded. See more
Talk about a double standard. Every time I go after a busty dullard that can't tell time or thinks I'm the ghost of Leonardo DiCaprio, I'm shallow. But somehow it's okay for Robin to date a guy who can't be trusted around outlets.
Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)
Performed by Stevie Wonder See more