The Detroit Red Wings decisively defeated the Washington Capitals, 7 to 4, on January 30, 1979.

Final

WSH

Capitals

16-27-8

4

DET

Red Wings

10-27-14

7

Team

WSH

DET

1

1

2

2

2

3

3

1

2

Total

4

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

DET

Capitals

Ron Lalonde (SH) assisted by Robert Picard

1

0

Red Wings

Thommie Bergman (PP) assisted by Reed Larson and Perry Miller

1

1

Red Wings

Danny Bolduc (PP) assisted by Nick Libett

1

2

2nd period

WSH

DET

Capitals

Bob Girard (EV) assisted by Ron Lalonde

2

2

Red Wings

Paul Woods (SH) assisted by Dale McCourt

2

3

Capitals

Blair Stewart (EV) assisted by Guy Charron and Gord Lane

3

3

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (EV) assisted by Vaclav Nedomansky and Perry Miller

3

4

Red Wings

Thommie Bergman (PP) assisted by Willie Huber and Dennis Polonich

3

5

3rd period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Perry Miller (PP) assisted by Vaclav Nedomansky and Thommie Bergman

3

6

Capitals

Ryan Walter (EV) assisted by Guy Charron and Blair Stewart

4

6

Red Wings

Nick Libett (EV-EN) assisted by Paul Woods and Perry Miller

4

7