John Pohl, Darcy Tucker, Mats Sundin, Aleksander Suglobov and Alexei Ponikarovsky scored for Toronto (2-1). Jean-Sebastien Aubin was sharp in stopping 22 shots.
Jann Danis allowed three goals before Jaroslav Halak took over for the Canadiens after 30 minutes. Jonathan Ferland scored for Montreal (0-3).
Toronto outshot Montreal 27-23. The Maple Leafs were 2-for-8 and the Canadiens 0-for-5 on power plays.