NHL

Price makes 42 saves, Canadiens win 8th straight win

  • Vancouver Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler is stopped by Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Vancouver Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler is stopped by Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty is checked into the boards by Vancouver Canucks defenseman Christopher Tanev during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty is checked into the boards by Vancouver Canucks defenseman Christopher Tanev during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • Montreal Canadiens defenseman Nathan Beaulieu scores against Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Montreal Canadiens defenseman Nathan Beaulieu scores against Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

Carey Price made 42 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-0 on Wednesday night to extend their winning streak to eight games.

Nathan Beaulieu, Torrey Mitchell and Alexander Radulov, into an empty net, scored for Montreal. At 9-0-1, the Canadiens are the only undefeated NHL team in regulation time this season. Alex Galchenyuk and Brendan Gallagher each had two assists.

Ryan Miller made 19 saves for the Canucks. They are winless in five games and 4-5-1 overall.