NHL

Draisaitl, Oilers beat Canadiens 1-0 in shootout

  • Edmonton Oilers players celebrate with goaltender Cam Talbot after beating the Montreal Canadiens in an NHL hockey game in Montreal on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Edmonton Oilers players celebrate with goaltender Cam Talbot after beating the Montreal Canadiens in an NHL hockey game in Montreal on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • Edmonton Oilers' Jordan Eberle moves in on Montreal Canadiens goaltender Al Montoya during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Edmonton Oilers' Jordan Eberle moves in on Montreal Canadiens goaltender Al Montoya during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty moves in on Edmonton Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot as Oilers' Oscar Klefbom (77) defends during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty moves in on Edmonton Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot as Oilers' Oscar Klefbom (77) defends during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

Leon Draisaitl scored the only goal in a shootout, and the Edmonton Oilers stopped a three-game slide with a 1-0 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday.

Cam Talbot had 22 saves as Edmonton (29-18-8) salvaged the finale of a three-game trip that included only one regulation goal for the Oilers.

The Canadiens (30-16-8) dropped to 1-3-1 in their last five games.