The Washington Capitals were decisively beaten by the Philadelphia Flyers, 5 to 2, on January 9, 1979.

Final

PHI

Flyers

22-14-6

5

WSH

Capitals

10-24-7

2

Team

PHI

WSH

1

3

1

2

1

1

3

1

0

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PHI

WSH

Flyers

Rick MacLeish (EV) assisted by Jimmy Watson

1

0

Flyers

Dennis Ververgaert (PP) assisted by Bob Dailey and Bobby Clarke

2

0

Capitals

Robert Picard (EV) assisted by Guy Charron

2

1

Flyers

Reggie Leach (PP) assisted by Bob Dailey and Bobby Clarke

3

1

2nd period

PHI

WSH

Capitals

Guy Charron (PP) assisted by Robert Picard and Dennis Maruk

3

2

Flyers

Bill Barber (PP) assisted by Bob Dailey and Reggie Leach

4

2

3rd period

PHI

WSH

Flyers

Reggie Leach (EV) assisted by Bill Barber and Bobby Clarke

5

2