The Washington Capitals were decisively beaten by the New York Islanders, 5 to 2, on January 21, 1976.

Final

NYI

Islanders

23-12-8

5

WSH

Capitals

3-39-5

2

Team

NYI

WSH

1

2

2

2

0

0

3

3

0

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Tony White (EV) assisted by Blair Stewart

0

1

Capitals

Harvey Bennett (EV) assisted by Mike Marson

0

2

Islanders

Denis Potvin (PP) assisted by Bryan Trottier

1

2

Islanders

Denis Potvin (EV) assisted by J.P. Parise

2

2

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Bob Nystrom (PP) assisted by Jean Potvin and Denis Potvin

3

2

Islanders

Garry Howatt (EV) assisted by Ralph Stewart and Dave Lewis

4

2

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Denis Potvin

5

2