When ZoŽ Whipple agrees to make a
documentary about a hockey team’s season, she doesn’t sign on
for scandal, crime and murder. But she discovers that players,
rabid to win the championship, don’t let morality or the law
stand in the way of their ambitions.
When a rookie dies from cardiac arrest,
ZoŽ is saddened but not suspicious until another player, in the
grip of ’roid rage, goes berserk on the ice and ends up in the
hospital. Digging into the mess reveals illegal painkillers and
steroid abuse among most of the team. ZoŽ, whose reputation for
honest filmmaking is at stake, threatens to expose the scandals.
Is her new lover, team captain “Crash”
Crasseau, responsible for the harassment and vandalism meant to
scare her into silence? When Crasseau’s ex-wife is murdered, and
ZoŽ’s daughter is threatened, ZoŽ must choose between her career
ambitions and her child’s safety.