The Detroit Red Wings decisively defeated the Washington Capitals, 6 to 3, on January 22, 1978.

Final

WSH

Capitals

9-27-10

3

DET

Red Wings

17-20-6

6

Team

WSH

DET

1

3

1

2

0

3

3

0

2

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Dennis Hextall (SH) unassisted

0

1

Capitals

Bill Riley (PP) assisted by Gerry Meehan and Bob Sirois

1

1

Capitals

Bob Sirois (EV) unassisted

2

1

Capitals

Gerry Meehan (EV) assisted by Bob Sirois

3

1

2nd period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (EV) assisted by Greg Joly

3

2

Red Wings

Andre St. Laurent (PP) assisted by Dennis Hextall and Dale McCourt

3

3

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (SH) assisted by Terry Harper

3

4

3rd period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Greg Joly (EV-EN) assisted by Paul Woods

3

5

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (EV-EN) assisted by Bill Lochead

3

6