The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Islanders, 4 to 2, on October 23, 1981.

Final

NYI

4

WSH

2

Team

NYI

WSH

1

3

1

2

0

1

3

1

0

Total

4

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

John Tonelli (EV) assisted by Bob Nystrom and Wayne Merrick

1

0

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) assisted by Tomas Jonsson and Bob Bourne

2

0

Islanders

John Tonelli (EV) assisted by Wayne Merrick and Gord Lane

3

0

Capitals

Gaetan Duchesne (EV) assisted by Greg Theberge

3

1

2nd period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Tim Tookey (EV) assisted by Al Hangsleben

3

2

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Tomas Jonsson

4

2