The Washington Capitals couldn't pull it off against the Detroit Red Wings, 3 to 2, in overtime on December 28, 1983.

Final

DET

Red Wings

12-20-4

3

WSH

Capitals

17-19-2

2

Team

DET

WSH

1

0

0

2

2

1

3

0

1

OT

1

0

Total

3

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Scott Stevens (PP) assisted by Alan Haworth

0

1

Red Wings

Ivan Boldirev (EV) assisted by John Ogrodnick

1

1

Red Wings

Steve Yzerman (EV) assisted by John Ogrodnick and Randy Ladouceur

2

1

3rd period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Scott Stevens (PP) assisted by Dave Christian and Bengt-Ake Gustafsson

2

2

OT

DET

WSH

Red Wings

John Ogrodnick (EV) assisted by Claude Loiselle

3

2