The Hartford Whalers were decisively beaten by the Washington Capitals, 6 to 3, on January 4, 1980.

Final

WSH

Capitals

10-23-5

6

HFD

Whalers

9-17-10

3

Team

WSH

HFD

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

4

1

Total

6

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

HFD

Capitals

Guy Charron (PP) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson

1

0

Whalers

Mike Rogers (EV) assisted by Mark Howe and Al Hangsleben

1

1

2nd period

WSH

HFD

Whalers

Blaine Stoughton (EV) assisted by Dave Keon and Al Hangsleben

1

2

Capitals

Guy Charron (PP) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson and Ryan Walter

2

2

3rd period

WSH

HFD

Capitals

Wes Jarvis (EV) assisted by Leif Svensson and Rick Green

3

2

Capitals

Antero Lehtonen (EV) assisted by Mark Lofthouse and Rick Green

4

2

Capitals

Antero Lehtonen (EV) assisted by Rick Green

5

2

Whalers

Dave Debol (EV) assisted by Al Hangsleben and Pat Boutette

5

3

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) unassisted

6

3