The Washington Capitals decisively defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins, 6 to 3, on December 26, 1989.

Final

PIT

Penguins

14-19-3

3

WSH

Capitals

16-16-4

6

Team

PIT

WSH

1

3

0

2

0

3

3

0

3

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

WSH

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Paul Coffey

1

0

Penguins

Paul Coffey (PP) assisted by John Cullen and Kevin Stevens

2

0

Penguins

Mark Recchi (EV) assisted by Phil Bourque and Dan Quinn

3

0

2nd period

PIT

WSH

Capitals

Kelly Miller (EV) assisted by Dino Ciccarelli and Mike Ridley

3

1

Capitals

Stephen Leach (EV) assisted by Michal Pivonka and Bob Joyce

3

2

Capitals

Michal Pivonka (EV) assisted by Kevin Hatcher and Alan May

3

3

3rd period

PIT

WSH

Capitals

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

3

4

Capitals

Dino Ciccarelli (EV) assisted by Geoff Courtnall and Scott Stevens

3

5

Capitals

Michal Pivonka (SH-EN) unassisted

3

6