The Washington Capitals fell to the Detroit Red Wings, 4 to 2, on February 1, 1998.

Final

DET

Red Wings

30-14-11

4

WSH

Capitals

26-18-10

2

Team

DET

WSH

1

0

0

2

1

2

3

3

0

Total

4

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Sergei Gonchar (EV) assisted by Andrew Brunette and Adam Oates

0

1

Red Wings

Anders Eriksson (EV) assisted by Igor Larionov and Vyacheslav Kozlov

1

1

Capitals

Adam Oates (EV) assisted by Andrew Brunette

1

2

3rd period

DET

WSH

Red Wings

Aaron Ward (EV) assisted by Tomas Holmstrom

2

2

Red Wings

Brendan Shanahan (EV) assisted by Nicklas Lidstrom and Joe Kocur

3

2

Red Wings

Brent Gilchrist (PP) assisted by Anders Eriksson and Larry Murphy

4

2