The Washington Capitals couldn't pull it off against the Colorado Rockies, 4 to 3, on December 12, 1978.

Final

CLR

Rockies

5-20-5

4

WSH

Capitals

7-18-4

3

Team

CLR

WSH

1

1

2

2

2

1

3

1

0

Total

4

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

CLR

WSH

Capitals

Tom Rowe (EV) assisted by Dennis Maruk and Bob Sirois

0

1

Rockies

Wilf Paiement (EV) assisted by Andy Spruce

1

1

Capitals

Michel Bergeron (PP) assisted by Robert Picard and Guy Charron

1

2

2nd period

CLR

WSH

Capitals

Tom Rowe (EV) assisted by Dennis Maruk

1

3

Rockies

Paul Gardner (PP) assisted by Gary Croteau and Jack Valiquette

2

3

Rockies

Barry Beck (EV) assisted by Rey Comeau and Ralph Klassen

3

3

3rd period

CLR

WSH

Rockies

Randy Pierce (EV) unassisted

4

3