Season 02, Episode 11 – “Bullet + Pen”
The LAPD interrupts the team’s Christmas celebration to arrest Mac for terrorism when they find a body in a building destroyed by a bomb Mac built.
Season 02, Episode 10 – “War Room + Ship”
When 32 college students are stranded on a research ship in the Arctic Ocean with no heat and erupting fires, Mac develops an emotional connection to the group leader, via video chat, as he relays how to stay alive as they await a rescue ship. Also, Jack kidnaps Elwood to find out what scam he’s up to next, and Bozer’s feelings toward Leanna grow stronger.
Season 02, Episode 09 – “CD-ROM + Hoagie Foil”
Mac and the team follow a group of Indonesian mercenaries who are transporting a lethal amount of stolen nerve gas in the hopes of tracking them to their dangerous leader. Also, Jack confronts Elwood about Riley; and Bozer is pushed to his limit in spy school.
Season 02, Episode 08 – “Packing Peanuts + Fire”
When MacGyver and Jack “steal” a priceless painting, using a table cloth and a shoe lace, in order to draw an infamous stolen art dealer out of hiding, they wind up getting conned out of the painting by the dealer’s team. Also, Riley’s estranged father, Elwood, asks to be part of her life; and Matty sends Bozer to a spy training camp.
Season 02, Episode 07 – “Duct Tape + Jack ”
MacGyver uses a heater and tabasco sauce to help a key presidential candidate in Ecuador receive a heart transplant he desperately needs after a rebel group tries to sabotage delivery of the organ.
Season 02, Episode 06 – “Jet Engine + Pickup Truck”
Using a cassette player and a plastic bucket, Mac and the team attempt to extinguish a massive oil wellhead fire in a Nigerian village, set by a rebel group, which is trying to topple its government by destroying their most valuable resource.
Season 02, Episode 05 – “Skull + Electromagnet”
The team gets pulled away from their Halloween plans when they head into the dreaded Bermuda Triangle to retrieve the vice president’s son after his plane goes down with a mysterious prisoner on board.
Season 02, Episode 04 – “X-Ray + Penny”
Murdoc drugs and kidnaps MacGyver, who uses a needle and his teeth to escape and join the team to save Murdoc’s next victim
Season 02, Episode 03 – “Roulette Wheel + Wire”
MacGyver, using cuff links and a wire, tries to gain access to diamonds in a casino vault before a terrorist group can remove and sell them in exchange for a weapon of mass destruction.
Season 02, Episode 02 – “Muscle Car + Paper Clips”
MacGyver, using a necklace and a microwave transmitter, tries to locate Riley after her first solo mission with a group of dangerous hackers goes off the rails.