The Washington Capitals emerged victorious over the Vancouver Canucks, 5 to 3, on January 14, 1979.

Final

VAN

Canucks

16-25-4

3

WSH

Capitals

12-25-7

5

Team

VAN

WSH

1

0

2

2

3

1

3

0

2

Total

3

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

VAN

WSH

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV) assisted by Leif Svensson

0

1

Capitals

Blair Stewart (EV) assisted by Dennis Maruk

0

2

2nd period

VAN

WSH

Canucks

Drew Callander (EV) assisted by Ron Sedlbauer and Don Lever

1

2

Capitals

Ryan Walter (EV) assisted by Rick Green and Blair Stewart

1

3

Canucks

Chris Oddleifson (PP) assisted by Dennis Kearns and Larry Goodenough

2

3

Canucks

Larry Goodenough (PP) assisted by Ron Sedlbauer and Stan Smyl

3

3

3rd period

VAN

WSH

Capitals

Gary Rissling (PP) assisted by Robert Picard and Dennis Maruk

3

4

Capitals

Rick Green (SH) unassisted

3

5