From creators Mindy Kaling and Charlie Grandy, "Champions" focuses on former high school sports star Vince, who must raise his estranged theater-kid son, Michael, above the gym he owns with his sweet, naive younger brother, Matthew.
Michael is desperate to see New York but is unable to as Vince still hasn't told the gym he has a secret son.
Vince, Michael, Matthew and the rest of the Champions staff struggle to figure out why they're losing female members.
Michael is just starting to fall into a rhythm with Vince and Matthew, when his mother's rich and glamorous brother (Hasan Minhaj) unexpectedly enters the picture.
Vince and Matthew are excited to bond with Michael on their annual camping trip - and the Champions staff are excited to celebrate Vince's absence with a secret party they call Vincemas.
Vince begrudgingly reconnects with his mother, Gayle (Carolyn Hennesy), so Michael can complete a school project.
When Vince discovers a sexy poster in Michael's room, he faces the specter of giving Michael "The Talk.
As Michael waits to hear if the musical he wrote will be picked for the freshman show, Vince is accused of treating some staff members better than others.
As Michael prepares for the opening night of his new musical, he receives a surprise visit from his mother, Priya, who wants to bring him back home to Cleveland with her; meanwhile, Matthew is in charge of employee performance reviews.
Vince is torn when his old high school buddy offers him a dream job that would require him to move to Louisiana; Matthew graduates high school; Michael's crush joins the guys for dinner at their place so Vince can suss out his intentions.