The Vancouver Canucks fell to the Washington Capitals, 7 to 5, on December 9, 1978.

Final

WSH

Capitals

7-17-4

7

VAN

Canucks

12-14-2

5

Team

WSH

VAN

1

2

1

2

2

1

3

3

3

Total

7

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

VAN

Canucks

Dennis Ververgaert (EV) unassisted

0

1

Capitals

Bob Sirois (PP) assisted by Leif Svensson and Dennis Maruk

1

1

Capitals

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

2

1

2nd period

WSH

VAN

Capitals

Mark Lofthouse (EV) assisted by Paul Mulvey and Ryan Walter

3

1

Canucks

Rick Blight (PP) assisted by Pit Martin and Lars Lindgren

3

2

Capitals

Mark Lofthouse (EV) assisted by Ryan Walter

4

2

3rd period

WSH

VAN

Capitals

Mark Lofthouse (EV) assisted by Ryan Walter and Rolf Edberg

5

2

Canucks

Pit Martin (EV) assisted by Curt Fraser and Dennis Ververgaert

5

3

Canucks

Don Lever (EV) assisted by Rick Blight

5

4

Capitals

Guy Charron (EV) assisted by Bob Girard and Michel Bergeron

6

4

Canucks

Hilliard Graves (EV) assisted by Dennis Kearns

6

5

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV-EN) assisted by Peter Scamurra

7

5