The New York Rangers fell to the Washington Capitals, 5 to 3, on October 14, 1979.

Final

WSH

5

NYR

Rangers

1-1-0

3

Team

WSH

NYR

1

0

1

2

4

1

3

1

1

Total

5

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NYR

Rangers

Jocelyn Guevremont (PP) assisted by Ulf Nilsson and Ron Greschner

0

1

2nd period

WSH

NYR

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (PP) assisted by Tom Rowe and Robert Picard

1

1

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV) assisted by Tom Rowe

2

1

Rangers

Ulf Nilsson (PP) assisted by Carol Vadnais and Mike McEwen

2

2

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV) assisted by Robert Picard and Errol Rausse

3

2

Capitals

Rolf Edberg (EV) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson and Bob Sirois

4

2

3rd period

WSH

NYR

Rangers

Anders Hedberg (EV) assisted by Mike McEwen and Ulf Nilsson

4

3

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV-EN) unassisted

5

3