The Washington Capitals dominated the Detroit Red Wings, 5 to 1, on January 19, 1979.

Final

DET

Red Wings

9-24-13

1

WSH

Capitals

13-26-7

5

Team

DET

WSH

1

0

1

2

0

2

3

1

2

Total

1

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Bob Sirois (EV) assisted by Greg Polis

0

1

2nd period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Robert Picard (PP) assisted by Bob Sirois

0

2

Capitals

Ryan Walter (EV) assisted by Guy Charron and Blair Stewart

0

3

3rd period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Tom Rowe (EV) assisted by Dennis Maruk and Rick Green

0

4

Red Wings

Paul Woods (SH) unassisted

1

4

Capitals

Gary Rissling (EV) assisted by Rick Green and Tom Rowe

1

5