The Detroit Red Wings decisively defeated the Washington Capitals, 4 to 1, on February 23, 1978.

Final

WSH

Capitals

11-38-11

1

DET

Red Wings

23-26-8

4

Team

WSH

DET

1

0

1

2

1

1

3

0

2

Total

1

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Dennis Polonich (EV) assisted by Andre St. Laurent and Dan Maloney

0

1

2nd period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (EV) unassisted

0

2

Capitals

Bob Girard (PP) assisted by Rick Bragnalo and Guy Charron

1

2

3rd period

WSH

DET

Red Wings

Paul Woods (EV) assisted by Bill Lochead

1

3

Red Wings

Dennis Polonich (EV) assisted by Andre St. Laurent and Dan Maloney

1

4