Adam/Sharon/Nick: Victor's offer to exonerate Sharon if Adam lies about forging the documents while running Newman is too tempting for the black sheep to resist. Adam is willing to bite the bullet for Sharon, but she's not. Sharon begs him not to partner up with Victor and to stop sacrificing himself to prove he is a changed man. Later, Sharon tells Nick what Adam is doing and lets him know his brother may change his testimony if she talks to him.
Sharon implores Adam not to throw himself under the bus for her. Adam is touched by Sharon's words and starts to contemplate his deal with Victor, but his father tells him if he goes through with their plan Sharon will be cleared of all charges. Unbeknownst to the couple, Victor is plotting to backstab them and Nick once Adam testifies. Mr. Mumbles plots to let Adam take the fall, leave Nick broke and cart Sharon off to jail! As everyone knows, Victor's best-laid plans always blow up in his face. Look for someone to out maneuver Victor with a shocking outcome.
Newman kids vs. Victor: The judge comes back with a verdict in the case that blows everyone away.
Kyle: The Abbott heir's behavior shocks Phyllis.
Victor: The Black Knight turns to Nikki for comfort (WHA?!).
Neil: Mr. Winters keeps his feelings for Sofia under wraps as he pursues a new woman. Watch for Neil to be involved in a triangle.
Deacon/Nikki: The pair decides to move into the GCAC together! Honey, Victoria spots her mom with Deacon and is not thrilled about Nikki's choice. The socialite has real feelings for Deacon and doesn't care who is against it. Deacon must deal with Meggie and her demands to get her out of jail. Mr. Sharpe has fallen for Nikki and is scared he may lose her if he doesn't help Meggie or is busted in the process. Meanwhile, Victor pays Meggie a visit and makes the barmaid a promise, she is never getting out of jail on his watch.
Lily: The widow Ashby keeps seeing Cane's ghost as she tries to move forward in her life.