He was also a key figure in the Lions team that won a memorable series in Australia in 2013, bouncing back after dislocating his shoulder in the previous tour to South Africa.
And Price, a veteran of three Lions tours, feels that's where his fondest memories will be from.
"But probably the highlight of his career was the Lions tour in 2013 in Australia where he was part of the front-row who demolished the Wallabies in the scrum.
"That was his value really shining through. He was one of the best props and one of the most valuable players in the world."