First Aired: Jan. 12, 2005 on CBS
Summary: Mac, Aiden and Flack investigate when Elaine Curtis is found dead at a dog competition, a knitting needle sticking out of her chest, and no shortage of suspects ranging from judges to trainers to contestants. Stella and Danny investigate the death of bicycle messenger Michael Starling, but…
Main Characters in this Episode
Theodore Gates: Well I didn't stab anyone.
Theodore Gates: What on earth is he talking about?
Det. Stella Bonasera: Your DNA was found on the knife that was used to stab Michael Starling.
Theodore Gates: I see. Was it a Swiss Army Knife?
Danny Messer: Nice job, you got it on the first try.
Theodore Gates: [to Stella] Is it necessary that he be here?
Danny Messer: What? What's the matter, am I too old for you?
Det. Stella Bonasera: Son of a bitch!
Mark Stutz: Makes you want to murder 'em, don't it?
Det. Stella Bonasera: [Stella doesn't respond to his comment] Get in the car.
- Goof (factual errors): Mac asks Millie Hanford why her knitting needles are in the grooming area. She says that she knits things for Hercules "like his blanket". The blanket she indicates is clearly crocheted, not knitted.
- Goof (continuity error): Mac hands Aiden the baby bottle from the victim's briefcase and asks her to test it. As he's still talking, she removes the lid from the bottle, but after he looks at the notepad inside the briefcase, they cut back to Aiden as she's removing the lid from the bottle again.