The Pittsburgh Penguins decisively defeated the Washington Capitals, 5 to 2, on December 21, 1989.

Final

WSH

Capitals

14-16-4

2

PIT

Penguins

14-17-3

5

Team

WSH

PIT

1

0

1

2

1

2

3

1

2

Total

2

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Paul Coffey (EV) assisted by Gilbert Delorme

0

1

2nd period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Mark Recchi (EV) assisted by Jim Johnson

0

2

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Rob Brown and Kevin Stevens

0

3

Capitals

Geoff Courtnall (EV) assisted by Alan May and Dale Hunter

1

3

3rd period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Kevin Stevens (PP) assisted by Zarley Zalapski and Mario Lemieux

1

4

Capitals

Bob Joyce (EV) assisted by Dale Hunter and Geoff Courtnall

2

4

Penguins

Kevin Stevens (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Rob Brown

2

5