The scoring chances for the whole game are listed here.
For this one, the season opener at Montreal, the first period chances are below the fold.
|TOR||ES||1||02:58||Van Riemsdyk from Kessel||42||81||21||4||51||34||14||17||21||26||76||31|
Kessel wins a puck from Subban and Gionta, Van Riemsdyk holds off Gorges to get a backhander away.
|TOR||ES||1||03:55||Bodie from shoot-in||63||40||12||2||15||34||81||15||32||24||55||31|
Bodie shows good hustle to get past Tinordi to a dump-in, gets a shot from in close.
|MTL||ES||1||04:44||Bourque from Subban||11||28||37||4||51||34||14||17||21||61||79||31|
A long pass from Subban catches out Gardiner, who gets beat by Bourque for a shot from a poor angle.
|MTL||ES||1||04:55||Gionta deflects Plekanec shot||42||81||21||3||36||34||14||17||21||61||79||31|
Bourque forces van Rimesdyk to give it away, Gionta tips Plekanec's long shot onto the net.
|TOR||ES||1||05:30||Kessel from Gardiner||42||81||21||4||51||34||48||51||67||26||76||31|
Gardiner skates into the zone and dishes to Kessel, the forwards are caught and the defenders back off, letting Kessel get a clear shot.
|TOR||PP||1||06:36||Bozak from Franson||42||81||21||3||4||34||14||8||26||61||31||-|
|TOR||PP||1||06:38||Van Riemsdyk rebound from Bozak shot||42||81||21||3||4||34||14||8||26||61||31||-|
Bozak spins and shoots in the slot on the power play, Van Riemsdyk gets a close in shove of the rebound, fighting off Gorges.
|TOR||PP||1||08:01||GOAL! Van Riemsdyk from Kessel||42||81||21||3||4||34||8||26||79||31||-||-|
van Riemsdyk scores on a 5-on-3, getting a pass/shot through the pads of Price.
|MTL||PP||1||08:59||Gionta wide from Diaz||43||19||12||15||51||34||21||32||24||61||31||-|
Gardiner falls, Raymond can't get over to cover Gionta, and Diaz's long pass springs him for a shorthanded chance.
|MTL||ES||1||10:08||GOAL! Eller from Diaz||42||81||15||51||34||-||27||81||55||61||31||-|
Bouillon's shot hits Pacioretty, who draws both Leaf defenders (Gardiner and Ranger) with him, leaving Eller unmarked for an easy finish of Diaz's pass.
|MTL||SH||1||11:32||Subban from Markov||11||41||2||15||34||-||48||51||67||76||79||31|
Desharnais gets the puck back to Markov, who sets up Subban for a powerful one-timer.
|MTL||ES||1||12:43||Parros from Prust||11||28||37||4||51||34||15||8||32||24||55||31|
Prust knocks down McClement and comes away with the puck, centering for Parros, who misses.
|TOR||ES||1||13:15||Bolland rebound after Bodie shot||63||40||12||2||36||34||15||8||32||24||55||31|
Bodie cuts around Tinordi, his centering pass hits Bouillon's skate and comes to a uncovered Bolland (Raymond having drawn both Parros and Bouillon to the net), who can't put it in.
|MTL||ES||1||13:54||GOAL! Gallagher from Eller||42||81||21||3||36||34||27||81||11||26||76||31|
Real problems for Gunnarsson; Galchenyuk pushes past him, and while Eller picks up the puck at the boards, the Swede falls trying to keep up with Gallagher, who has an easy finish.
|MTL||SH||1||14:32||Bourque from loose puck||11||42||3||36||34||-||14||17||21||76||79||31|
A fairly low-quality chance, swings the rebound from Markov's deflected shot on net.
|MTL||ES||1||16:39||Eller from loose puck||11||12||21||2||4||34||81||11||8||24||26||31|
Eller sends a quick shot on net after a pass comes of Gallagher's feet and into Fraser's. Doesn't look like much, but seems to come in on Reimer pretty quick.
|MTL||ES||1||17:44||Bourque deflects Markov shot||43||19||40||3||51||34||14||17||21||61||79||31|
Bourque gets a nice tip on Markov's long shot, not missing the corner by much.
|MTL||ES||1||17:56||Gionta wide from Bourque||43||40||12||3||51||34||14||17||21||61||79||31|
Kadri's pass for Bodie goes right to Markov, who quickly sends up Bourque to find the trailing Gionta. Gionta's lost in coverage as Lupul changes and Kadri is caught out of position.
|MTL||ES||1||18:42||Moen deflects wide||42||81||21||2||15||34||81||15||32||26||76||31|
|MTL||ES||1||18:44||Eller wraparoud rebound of Moen shot||42||81||21||2||15||34||81||15||32||26||76||31|
Subban's shot after a shoot-in is tipped by Moen, who's in front of Ranger. No defender anywhere around Eller, with both defenders having their man in front and JVR having left Eller after the puck went back to the point. The Dane has a great wraparound chance.
|MTL||ES||1||19:05||Eller rebound of Eller shot||42||81||21||2||15||34||81||15||32||26||76||31|
Moen gets a loose puck past Ranger, to Eller, again with a lot of space behind the net, Fraser is out of position on the side boards, forcing Bozak to go after Parros, leaving Eller unmarked. Bozak does well to get around and prevent Eller from getting a rebound.
The first half of the period was fairly even, probably edging to Toronto on account of the powerplays, but Eller was excellent in the second half, on the ice for six chances past the 10 minute mark.