When Ross refuses to contribute to the retirement fund of the building's maintenance man, he winds up offending everyone in the building. Meanwhile, Ross learns that Emily is getting remarried and in his grief hooks up with an old nemesis of the gang: Janice.Watch Now When the friends discover that Ugly Naked Guy is moving out of his apartment, Ross leaps at the opportunity to get his own place again. Watch Now With the New Year, the friends make New Year's resolutions. Chandler resolves to not make fun of his friends for a week. Ross is stuck in a sticky situation at his date's apartment, in constricting and hot leather pants.
Thinking this is way to fast, she tries to get Chandler to talk him out of this decision.
Ross and Joey start throwing a ball while they are bored but it changes from a time-filler to a super-competitive obsession when Monica joins in.
Rachel meets Danny's sister and is dismayed when the two seem a little too playful.
Phoebe vows a return to "Street Phoebe." Watch Now Joey starts to get uncomfortable with protecting Monica and Chandler's secret, especially when it places him in embarrassing situations with the rest of the group.
Also, Monica and Phoebe plan a surprise birthday party for Rachel together, but Monica takes over.
Watch Now Monica and Chandler try to prove that they're more hot and heavy than Phoebe and Gary.
Watch Now Chandler decides the only way to mend his friendship with Joey is to fly out to Vegas and visit him.
Phoebe is determined not to be left out on another adventure, so everyone winds up going.
The fifth season of Friends, an American situation comedy created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, premiered on NBC on September 24, 1998.
Friends was produced by Bright/Kauffman/Crane Productions, in association with Warner Bros. The season contains 24 episodes and concluded airing on May 20, 1999.
Ross buys a sofa but has trouble moving it up the stairs into his new apartment. At his audition, Joey's bag distracts the casting people. Watch Now Monica begins to hang out with Chandler during his work functions, since they don't have to keep their relationship a secret among his coworkers.