Season 9: Episode 3 - The Poker Game

The Poker Game: Robin wins James’ ring in a game of poker and, when she refuses to give it back after his negative comments about marriage, she is attacked by James’ and Barney’s mother. For the first time, Barney must deal with choosing between his wife and his mother. Ted and Marshall get in a dispute about wedding gifts and thank you notes after Marshall finally admits to Ted that he’s upset Ted never got him and Lily a gift for their wedding. As it turns out, Ted did, but he is upset that Marshall never sent a thank you note for the gift he overlooked.