Mehcad Brooks and Michael Imperioli

He's best known for playing corrupt mafia man Christopher Moltisanti on The Sopranos, and when Michael Imperioli makes his Necessary Roughness debut Wednesday (10/9c on USA), it looks like he may corrupt poor TK (Mehcad Brooks) as well.

In this exclusive sneak peek from the USA drama's summer finale, the Emmy winner plays a legendary record producer, Jimmy Folkes, whom T.K. befriends in rehab. When TK laments to Jimmy about missing the first game of the season because of his pill-popping problem, Jimmy offers some advice we're pretty sure Dr. Dani (Callie Thorne) would seriously frown upon:

Character chatter: Chat with other Necessary Roughness fans about the summer finale

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Necessary Roughness airs Wednesdays at 10/9c on USA.