In the Season 2 finale, Thackery ignores Zinberg's advice at Mt. Sinai and undertakes a risky, alternative course of action; Cornelia confronts Henry about the family business; Barrow's actions at the hospital construction site are called into question; Gallinger ponders a job opportunity; and Cleary steadfastly refuses to give up on Harriet.moreless
Thackery attempts a new cure in the inebriation ward; Brockhurst demands his "girls" be returned; Gallinger and his wife's relationship and Bertie's relationship with Genevieve go off in surprising directions. Later, Cornelia shows evidence of the company's wrongdoing to Henry; Barrow's marriage troubles come to a head; and Thackery performs plastic surgery on Abby.moreless
Thackery tries to steady his nerves as he prepares to separate conjoined twins before a packed audience, while Cornelia receives a surprise gift from her father-in-law and attends a charity ball for the new Knick. Later, Barrow rids himself of a threat; Opal puts a damper on the Robertsons' good mood; Algernon receives long-overdue recognition in the surgical theater, but complications arise.moreless
When Abby's condition worsens, Thackery's puts his syphilis treatment to the test. Edwards comes clean to Opal. Harriet has her day in court while Cleary scrambles to raise funds for her legal costs. Bertie undergoes physical training. Barrow loses a sponsor for The Knick. Gallinger's prejudices are bolstered. Cornelia probes Speight's death while Lucy laments her lot in life.moreless
Dr. Thackery makes a move to return to The Knick, which the board frowns upon; Cornelia gets Cleary to do a dirty job, but it comes with a cost; Robertson makes a push for a new subway initiative; Barrow drives up construction costs; and Lucy receives a surprise visitor from home.moreless
With The Knick preparing to move uptown, Edwards lobbies the hospital board to be appointed permanent head of surgery. Even with his suspension lifted, Gallinger refuses to return as Edwards' subordinate, so he heads to Cromartie Hospital in hopes of getting Thackery to return to work. Lucy tries to make amends with Bertie but has little success. Cleary looks for ways to make extra money. Ping Wu demands regular medical checkups for his prostitutes. Speight makes an effort to trace the origins of a new plague. Cornelia feeds a quarantined neighborhood in San Francisco.moreless
A drug-deprived Thackery fears that a prominent inventor-surgeon will overshadow his accomplishments at the upcoming New York Surgical Society event. Meanwhile, Bertie courts Lucy as he fends off his father's demands that he leave the Knick; and staff members go to court to keep Typhoid Mary in quarantine.moreless
Barrow can alleviate a debt if he treats one of Collier's wounded men and also urges Capt. Robertson to buy one of Thomas Edison's new inventions. Meanwhile, Algernon tries a new approach to hernia surgery; the health of Everett and Eleanor's baby worsens; and Sister Harriet and Cleary head to Chinatown.moreless
With the death of Dr. J.M. Christiansen, Dr. Thackery ascends to the role of chief surgeon. Cornelia Robertson, daughter of the hospital's benefactor, insists that Thackery hire a black assistant chief, Dr. Algernon Edwards. The addition of Dr. Edwards stirs up the hospital staff where he encounters enmity and resentment. His addition the question as to whether the other doctors will accept an African American doctor and if patients will allow him to operate on them, but in the end, the concern is setting breakthroughs in the world of surgery.moreless
A little girl seems to have been kidnapped, but her parents say otherwise. Frank goes to see the counselor for the NYPD after the man is arrested for a DUI.
Rebecca gets to the bottom of the staff's fateful decision to air Jerry Dantana's special report on Operation Genoa.
Will receives some bad news about his father. Jim gives Maggie some advice.
With a Nor'easter as their backdrop, Sherlock and Joan attempt to keep one of the largest cash vaults in the country from being robbed. Sherlock does his best to console a transgender woman with a broken heart.moreless
Amaro's detective instincts tingle after a strange conversation with a professor. The team's investigation into sexual abuse at the private school, however, is stymied by a powerful board that's unwilling to expose the school to scandal. As more victims identify themselves, Benson and Barba reach out to a retired educator to get justice.moreless
While Will is trying his first case since his suspension, the firm is still in financial danger which leads them to the decision to make a new payment arrangement with their new landlord. Eli and Peter receive good news regarding their campaign, and Kalinda struggles with the return of her husband.moreless
The doctors work on a Jane Doe, who turns out to be the subject of a case that gained national interest. How they respond remains to be seen. Elsewhere, Cristina proves to be the highest in demand as the residents begin interviews for post-residency positions, while Richard is faced with an unsettling realization when he visits Adele at Rose Ridge.moreless
Lights Leary and his wife Theresa, are once again at odds. She is concerned about their ever worsening financial situation. Lights starts to feel the ever deepening effects of his dementia.