The Washington Capitals squeaked out a win over the Winnipeg Jets, 5 to 4, on January 22, 1980.

Final

WIN

Jets

13-31-5

4

WSH

Capitals

12-27-7

5

Team

WIN

WSH

1

2

0

2

1

3

3

1

2

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WIN

WSH

Jets

Lars-Erik Sjoberg (PP) unassisted

1

0

Jets

John Markell (EV) assisted by Craig Norwich and Al Cameron

2

0

2nd period

WIN

WSH

Capitals

Leif Svensson (EV) assisted by Guy Charron and Bob Sirois

2

1

Capitals

Robert Picard (PP) assisted by Guy Charron and Bengt-Ake Gustafsson

2

2

Capitals

Mark Lofthouse (EV) assisted by Wes Jarvis and Paul MacKinnon

2

3

Jets

Craig Norwich (PP) assisted by Morris Lukowich and Ron Wilson

3

3

3rd period

WIN

WSH

Jets

Barry Melrose (EV) assisted by John Markell and Ron Wilson

4

3

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (EV) unassisted

4

4

Capitals

Robert Picard (EV) assisted by Wes Jarvis and Paul MacKinnon

4

5