Nathan and brooke dating in real life
The masquerade ball gives the opportunity to Haley to win back Nathan while Brooke is trying to seduce Lucas.
Also, Peyton decides to face her new mother and get to know her; Dan uses blackmail to become mayor but things don't turn out as easy as he thought they would when Deb gets in his way. New team captain Nathan clashes with Lucas over Haley, and a new cheerleader sets her sights on Lucas.
When the mayoral race tightens, Dan resorts to a smear campaign.
It didn’t take long for their relationship to overshadow Peyton and Lucas’s, and with good reason, as it endured through the entire show, long after audiences said goodbye to the characters of Peyton and Lucas.
Peyton finally confronts the truth about Ellie's illness, while Mouth is tempted by his new friend, Rachel.
Before morning, secrets are revealed, relationships are tested, and new love gets hotter than ever.
Brooke, Haley and Mouth successfully launch the Clothes Over Bro's website, only to find that demand far exceeds supply. The Ravens lose their second game in a row, so Whitey teaches them a tough lesson.
Peyton and Ellie look for support for their album and hope to attract Nada Surf to the project.