The Detroit Red Wings were decisively beaten by the Washington Capitals, 4 to 1, on January 6, 1979.

Final

WSH

Capitals

10-22-7

4

DET

Red Wings

8-21-11

1

Team

WSH

DET

1

1

0

2

3

0

3

0

1

Total

4

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

DET

Capitals

Guy Charron (EV) assisted by Gord Lane and Ryan Walter

1

0

2nd period

WSH

DET

Capitals

Tom Rowe (EV) assisted by Dennis Maruk

2

0

Capitals

Robert Picard (EV) assisted by Guy Charron

3

0

Capitals

Ryan Walter (PP) assisted by Dennis Maruk and Tom Rowe

4

0

3rd period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Danny Bolduc (PP) assisted by Willie Huber and Perry Miller

4

1