Derrick Tyler is a previous school ball star who has proceeded to fabricate an effective ability organization in Los Angeles with his closest companion Rafe Grimes, addressing African-American competitors. His union with Tracie, a realtor, is coming up short, and he presumes she is having an unsanctioned romance. He is additionally being bothered by his cousin, ex-con Tyrin, for cash. Rafe is likewise constraining him to offer the organization to a bigger company, which Derrick, esteeming his freedom, will not do.
During an excursion for work to Las Vegas, Rafe urges Derrick to vent his dissatisfactions by having a toss. Eliminating his wedding band and presenting himself as Darren from Seattle, he grabs the eye of a lady at a bar. She concedes she is likewise searching for easygoing sex, and subsequent to being a tease on the dance floor, they end up in her lodging. While attempting to escape the following morning, he finds that she has secured his telephone in the room safe and is constrained into engaging in sexual relations with her once more.
Getting back to LA, a liable Derrick accommodates with Tracie. That evening, Derrick hears what seems like a break-in; exploring, he is assaulted by a veiled thief and scarcely figures out how to fend him off. The police show up and the investigator relegated to the case, Valerie Quinlan, is uncovered to be the lady from Las Vegas. She asks Tracie inquiries that have no pertinence to the break-in and suggests to Derrick that she could be constrained to uncover his issue or, at a cost, keep quiet. In her extra time, Valerie stalks her ex, neighborhood legislator Carter Heywood, who recorded a limiting request against her after she left her administration weapon unattended while alcoholic and their little girl Haley unintentionally shot herself, leaving her kept to a wheelchair. Valerie has additionally been deprived of her guardianship rights and is frantic to get her girl back, trusting a defilement embarrassment Carter is entangled in will work in support of herself.