The Washington Capitals were easily defeated by the New York Rangers, 7 to 2, on January 1, 1983.

Final

NYR

Rangers

19-16-3

7

WSH

Capitals

17-11-10

2

Team

NYR

WSH

1

2

1

2

2

1

3

3

0

Total

7

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) assisted by Reijo Ruotsalainen and Barry Beck

1

0

Rangers

Kent-Erik Andersson (EV) assisted by Robbie Ftorek and Dave Maloney

2

0

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV) assisted by Mike Gartner and Milan Novy

2

1

2nd period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Andre Dore (EV) assisted by Mark Pavelich and Ron Duguay

3

1

Capitals

Greg Theberge (PP) assisted by Brian Engblom and Chris Valentine

3

2

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) assisted by Reijo Ruotsalainen and Mark Pavelich

4

2

3rd period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Chris Kontos (EV) assisted by Robbie Ftorek

5

2

Rangers

Dave Maloney (SH) assisted by Robbie Ftorek and Don Maloney

6

2

Rangers

Mikko Leinonen (EV) assisted by Robbie Ftorek and Dave Maloney

7

2