Jared has the talent, the touch, and the shots. He's the best basketball player in school, and the Hudson City Hornets finally have a chance of making the play-offs. Unfortunately, Jared also has a temper. When the ref throws him out of a game, he watches their chance start to slip away. With some help from his friends, he begins to realize that he's got to be a better teammate in order for the Hornets to be a better team.