The Buffalo Sabres decisively defeated the Washington Capitals, 6 to 3, on October 11, 1979.

Final

WSH

3

BUF

Sabres

1-0-0

6

Team

WSH

BUF

1

1

2

2

2

2

3

0

2

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

BUF

Sabres

Jim Schoenfeld (PP) assisted by Danny Gare and John Van Boxmeer

0

1

Sabres

Danny Gare (EV) assisted by Derek Smith

0

2

Capitals

Peter Scamurra (EV) assisted by Dennis Maruk and Mike Gartner

1

2

2nd period

WSH

BUF

Capitals

Rolf Edberg (EV) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson and Leif Svensson

2

2

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV) assisted by Peter Scamurra and Pierre Bouchard

3

2

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Rick Martin and Craig Ramsay

3

3

Sabres

Derek Smith (EV) assisted by Tony McKegney and Richie Dunn

3

4

3rd period

WSH

BUF

Sabres

Danny Gare (EV) assisted by John Van Boxmeer and Derek Smith

3

5

Sabres

Lindy Ruff (EV-EN) assisted by Ric Seiling and Craig Ramsay

3

6