The Leafs ended up with a 3-2 win over the Habs in preseason action at the ACC.
Matt Hunwick scored the winning goal. Nikita Zaitsev and Morgan Rielly also scored for the blue and white.
Both Mitch Marner and Auston Matthews were strong, both blue-chip prospects of the rebuilding squad.
The Leafs next action is Tuesday evening as they take on the Sens at the SaskTel Centre.