Larry Cole's seventeen-year-old son Butch is staying with his father for the summer. When Butch visits a nightclub on the north side he stumbles across a plot to fix an Olympic basketball game between the U.S. and the Italian National team. Meanwhile Cole has uncovered a plot to assassinate the sultry newscaster Orga Syriac, when he escorts her to a political ball. The would-be assassin, a demented catholic priest, is intent on stopping her from exposing a secret right-wing organization. With the help of beautiful and smart investigative journalist Kate Ford, Cole must foil the would be homicidal maniac, keep an eye on his teenage son, and prevent an international game-fixing scheme that could tarnish the Olympic sports world forever.