Most of the original team is back for this sequel to last summer's boy and his dog picture, but the flair is gone. Picking up where AIR BUD left off, basketball devotee Josh (Kevin Zegers) is having trouble coping with his widowed mom's (Cynthia
Stevenson) reentry into the dating game. And as before, Josh finds comfort in going one-on-one with his sporty golden retriever Buddy, dubbed "Air Bud" for his fancy ways on the court. Spurred on by best friend Tom, mom's burgeoning social life and Buddy's enthusiasm for receiving killer passes,
Josh decides to try out for the football team, gets a spot as backup quarterback and, through a series of predictable events, ends...