[align=center]Bracket A:The Blue Comet
The Blue Comet (season 6b) vs. Funhouse (season 2)
(Dir: Alan Taylor; Writers: David Chase and Matthew Weiner)
The allegiance of those closest to Tony is put to the test when Phil asks some of Tony's men to switch sides in preparation for the coming war. A case of mistaken identity has serious ramifications as war erupts between New York and New Jersey.Funhouse
(season 2) (Dir: John Patterson; Writers: David Chase and Todd A. Kessler)
Tony gets food poisoning the day before Meadow's graduation; while trying to recover, his dreams lead him to resurrect old suspicions about an old friend. The FBI executes a search warrant, and arrests Tony.
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The Test Dream (season 5) vs. The Sopranos Pilot (season 1)
(Dir: Allen Coulter; Writers: David Chase and Matthew Weiner)
Tony checks into The Plaza Hotel for rest and relaxation but suffers from one of his recurring nightmares. Tony Blundetto takes unauthorized action, threatening to drag Jersey into the New York conflict.The Sopranos Pilot
(Dir: David Chase, Writer: David Chase)
Anthony Soprano, a capo in the DiMeo Crime Family, begins therapy with Dr. Jennifer Melfi after having anxiety attacks. His mother, Livia, refuses to move to a nursing home. Tony's Uncle Junior wants to use Tony's friend's restaurant as a location for a murder, but Tony prevents this by having the restaurant blown up. Christopher Moltisanti, Tony's nephew, murders the representative of a Czech mob that was trying to move in on the family waste management company.
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