One Tree Hill
"A Multitude of Casualties" - (TV-14, D, L) (HDTV)
Wednesday, December 21 2005 (R)
8:00 - 9:00 PM ET
MIDNIGHT MADNESS HITS ONE TREE HILL - It's Midnight Madness in Tree Hill as the Ravens officially begin basketball practice -- with explosive results. New hoops captain Nathan (James Lafferty) clashes with Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) over Haley (Bethany Joy Lenz). Brooke (Sophia Bush) fills a vacancy on the cheerleading squad, only to regret her decision when the new girl, Rachel (Danneel Harris), sets her sights on Lucas. Meanwhile, Dan's (Paul Johansson) bid for mayor takes a surprising turn when an unlikely opponent steps forward. Hilarie Burton, Barbara Alyn Woods, Barry Corbin and Moira Kelly also star. Tom Wright directed the episode written by R. Lee Fleming Jr. (#2T6155).