The Washington Capitals emerged victorious over the Los Angeles Kings, 8 to 6, on October 16, 1979.

Final

LAK

Kings

1-1-1

6

WSH

8

Team

LAK

WSH

1

2

4

2

1

1

3

3

3

Total

6

8

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

LAK

WSH

Kings

Dave Taylor (EV) assisted by Marcel Dionne

1

0

Capitals

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

1

1

Capitals

Ryan Walter (PP) assisted by Robert Picard and Guy Charron

1

2

Capitals

Robert Picard (PP) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson and Ryan Walter

1

3

Kings

Doug Halward (PP) assisted by Butch Goring and Marcel Dionne

2

3

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Leif Svensson and Guy Charron

2

4

2nd period

LAK

WSH

Capitals

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

2

5

Kings

Doug Halward (PP) assisted by Marcel Dionne and Butch Goring

3

5

3rd period

LAK

WSH

Kings

Charlie Simmer (EV) assisted by Dave Taylor and Marcel Dionne

4

5

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (EV) assisted by Yvon Labre

4

6

Kings

Charlie Simmer (EV) assisted by Dave Taylor and Doug Halward

5

6

Kings

Dave Taylor (PP) assisted by Butch Goring and Doug Halward

6

6

Capitals

Guy Charron (EV) assisted by Leif Svensson

6

7

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV-EN) assisted by Peter Scamurra

6

8