A couples baby shower was held for Sage and Nick, and Victor gifted them with Newman stock for Nick's son. Nick was arrested again but eventually freed. Nick and Sharon. Nick didn't believe him, they got into a bad fist fight, and both were injured. However, when Noah lives, Grace attempts to keep Cassie as her own, but soon relinquishes her back to Sharon. Phyllis came on to Kyle, and after one kiss, Kyle called things off with Summer.
Nick arrived, called an ambulance, and Adam was taken to the hospital where he recovered and exonerated Sharon as having been understandably scared, not knowing it was him.
Nick turned him over to the FBI. They quickly made plans for a wedding with Noah as best man, Summer and Mariah as bridesmaids, and Faith as flower girl. When Sharon learned of this, she switched the results, to make everyone believe Nick wasn't Summer's father, so she could comfort and win him back. Retrieved October 22, Nick, disgusted with her actions, takes full custody of Faith from her when Sharon is unjustly arrested for murder, but continues to support her. Nick explained the blood on his coat by admitting he was there when Victor struck Adam.