The New York Islanders dominated the Washington Capitals, 6 to 2, on January 16, 1979.

Final

WSH

Capitals

12-26-7

2

NYI

Islanders

29-5-9

6

Team

WSH

NYI

1

0

3

2

1

1

3

1

2

Total

2

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NYI

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Dave Lewis and Mike Bossy

0

1

Islanders

Denis Potvin (PP) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Stefan Persson

0

2

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Clark Gillies

0

3

2nd period

WSH

NYI

Islanders

Denis Potvin (PP) assisted by Stefan Persson and Billy Harris

0

4

Capitals

Ryan Walter (EV) assisted by Guy Charron and Bob Sirois

1

4

3rd period

WSH

NYI

Capitals

Rick Green (PP) assisted by Ryan Walter and Bob Sirois

2

4

Islanders

Denis Potvin (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Mike Bossy

2

5

Islanders

Bob Bourne (EV) assisted by Mike Kaszycki and Lorne Henning

2

6