Price -- hoping to the named to the Canadian Olympic hockey squad when it is announced Tuesday -- kept Montreal in the game with a flurry of third-period stops en route to his 20th victory of the season.
David Desharnais and Brian Gionta scored for the Habs, who notched a second win in three games.
Sean Bergenheim got the only goal for Florida, losers of five in seven.
Tim Thomas turned aside 33-of-35 shots.
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