The Washington Capitals were easily defeated by the Montreal Canadiens, 8 to 4, on February 4, 1979.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

37-9-7

8

WSH

Capitals

17-29-8

4

Team

MTL

WSH

1

2

3

2

3

1

3

3

0

Total

8

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

WSH

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (EV) assisted by Robert Picard and Yvon Labre

0

1

Capitals

Guy Charron (EV) assisted by Ryan Walter

0

2

Capitals

Rolf Edberg (EV) unassisted

0

3

Canadiens

Pierre Mondou (EV) assisted by Guy Lafleur and Steve Shutt

1

3

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Steve Shutt and Serge Savard

2

3

2nd period

MTL

WSH

Canadiens

Serge Savard (PP) assisted by Mark Napier

3

3

Canadiens

Steve Shutt (EV) assisted by Larry Robinson

4

3

Canadiens

Pierre Mondou (EV) assisted by Steve Shutt and Guy Lafleur

5

3

Capitals

Bob Sirois (EV) assisted by Rolf Edberg and Greg Polis

5

4

3rd period

MTL

WSH

Canadiens

Yvon Lambert (EV) assisted by Mark Napier

6

4

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Steve Shutt and Larry Robinson

7

4

Canadiens

Pierre Mondou (SH) assisted by Guy Lafleur and Larry Robinson

8

4