The Best Episodes of Chance
Last Updated: Feb 9, 2019
San Francisco-based forensic neuropsychiatrist Eldon Chance reluctantly gets sucked into a violent and dangerous world of mistaken identity, police corruption and mental illness.
#5 - Treasures in Jars of Clay
Season 2 - Episode 6
Chance’s progress with Winter is interrupted. Hynes asks his friend Frank Lambert for a favor. D settles old scores. Nicole faces the music. Hynes pursues a new break in the Winter case.
#6 - Define Normal
Season 2 - Episode 7
Chance and D grapple with news about Hynes. Chance accuses Winter of lying to him, but Winter learns he isn’t the only one who’s been dishonest. Nicole underestimates Christina. Kirsten tracks down a lead. Winter lays a trap.
#7 - A Still Point in the Turning World
Season 1 - Episode 5
Chance undergoes a brain scan in a bid to find a medical explanation for his uncharacteristic behavior. Meanwhile, Blackstone arrives to deliver a beatdown, and Chance teams with D to incriminate Blackstone, but their in-the-shadows mission turns deadly.
#9 - The Unflinching Spark
Season 1 - Episode 6
Awaiting the fallout from their last mission, Chance fears for his family’s safety. During a night alone with Jaclyn, Chance suspects his patient may not be as helpless as he believed.
#12 - The Collected Works of William Shakespeare
Season 2 - Episode 5
With the warehouse no longer safe, D needs a place to crash. Winter turns to his coping mechanism while Chance and Hynes face a major setback in their case against him. Carl has money trouble.
#13 - The Mad Doctor
Season 1 - Episode 4
Chance and D begin surveillance of Blackstone, hoping to get hard evidence of his corruption. Chance’s desire to help Jaclyn veers into obsessive, making him question the mission and his own sanity.
#14 - The Flitcraft Parable
Season 2 - Episode 3
D gaslights Winter in an attempt to make him open up to Chance in therapy and meets a girl in the process; with D’s guidance, Nicole confronts a bully.
#15 - An Infant, a Brute or a Wild Beast
Season 2 - Episode 8
Chance discovers Lambert’s background. Kirsten asks Lambert for help. Winter is in uncharted territory. Nicole adapts to a new reality. Lorena’s past catches up with her. Chance defends his choices.
#16 - The Coping Mechanism
Season 2 - Episode 4
Chance and Hynes talk to someone from Winter’s past. D and Lorena get to know each other. Chance pushes Winter into a “limit experience” and begins to break him down. Winter makes a new friend at the unit.
#17 - A Very Special Onion
Season 2 - Episode 2
Attacked by Chance, Winter becomes a patient at the unit, with unintended results. D discovers Detective Hynes has a more personal connection to Winter’s case than he originally let on.
#19 - The Summer of Love
Season 1 - Episode 1
Dr. Eldon Chance resolves to help Jaclyn Blackstone, a woman with a second personality, escape her abusive, crooked cop husband with the help of a dangerous, Nietzsche-quoting, antique furniture restorer known simply as D.
#20 - Multitiaxal System
Season 2 - Episode 1
By day, Chance ministers to patients at the Victims of Violent Crime Unit; by night, he and D assault the victimizers. Detective Hynes blackmails Chance to use his skills to take down suspected serial killer Ryan Winter.