The Washington Capitals emerged victorious over the Minnesota North Stars, 7 to 5, on January 21, 1986.

Final

MNS

5

WSH

Capitals

28-13-4

7

Team

MNS

WSH

1

0

4

2

2

1

3

3

2

Total

5

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MNS

WSH

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (EV) assisted by Dave Christian and Darren Veitch

0

1

Capitals

Craig Laughlin (PP) assisted by Dave Christian and Bob Carpenter

0

2

Capitals

Dave Christian (EV) assisted by Jorgen Pettersson and Bengt-Ake Gustafsson

0

3

Capitals

Kevin Hatcher (EV) assisted by Mike Gartner

0

4

2nd period

MNS

WSH

North Stars

Tom McCarthy (EV) assisted by Steve Payne and Brian Bellows

1

4

Capitals

Alan Haworth (EV) assisted by Greg Adams and Craig Laughlin

1

5

North Stars

Brian Lawton (EV) assisted by Bob Rouse and Gordie Roberts

2

5

3rd period

MNS

WSH

North Stars

Brian Bellows (PP) assisted by Steve Payne and Kent Nilsson

3

5

Capitals

Bobby Gould (EV) assisted by Gaetan Duchesne and Grant Martin

3

6

North Stars

Tom McCarthy (EV) assisted by Brian Bellows and Bob Rouse

4

6

North Stars

Scott Bjugstad (EV) assisted by Dino Ciccarelli and Dave Langevin

5

6

Capitals

Bob Carpenter (EV-EN) assisted by Scott Stevens and Bobby Gould

5

7