Nick Romano is a young Italian American fighting his own personal demons. He's got a chip on his shoulder and a lot to prove. Teamed with his crazy but always loyal partner Carlo, they are two small-time hoods on the streets trying to hustle a living.
Nick fits in well with his fast underworld lifestyle, however, it causes a riff between Nick, and his girlfriend Vanessa. Nick fights to not lose his loved ones while trying to stay in good grace with a very powerful local crime boss. All while he continues trying to figure out exactly who and what he is.