The Pittsburgh Penguins were decisively beaten by the Washington Capitals, 5 to 2, on January 20, 1979.

Final

WSH

Capitals

14-26-7

5

PIT

Penguins

19-19-8

2

Team

WSH

PIT

1

2

0

2

2

2

3

1

0

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

PIT

Capitals

Greg Polis (EV) assisted by Rolf Edberg and Bob Sirois

1

0

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV) assisted by Gary Rissling and Tom Rowe

2

0

2nd period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Peter Lee (PP) assisted by Tom Bladon and Dale Tallon

2

1

Capitals

Guy Charron (EV) assisted by Robert Picard and Greg Polis

3

1

Capitals

Greg Polis (PP) assisted by Dennis Maruk and Tom Rowe

4

1

Penguins

Peter Lee (PP) assisted by Dale Tallon and Tom Bladon

4

2

3rd period

WSH

PIT

Capitals

Guy Charron (EV) assisted by Yvon Labre

5

2