The Washington Capitals were decisively beaten by the Detroit Red Wings, 4 to 1, on March 26, 1978.

Final

DET

Red Wings

29-30-13

4

WSH

Capitals

13-48-12

1

Team

DET

WSH

1

0

1

2

3

0

3

1

0

Total

4

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Tom Rowe (EV) assisted by Rick Bragnalo

0

1

2nd period

DET

WSH

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (PP) assisted by Dennis Hextall and Nick Libett

1

1

Red Wings

Greg Joly (PP) assisted by Dennis Hextall and Dale McCourt

2

1

Red Wings

Errol Thompson (PP) assisted by Dale McCourt and Greg Joly

3

1

3rd period

DET

WSH

Red Wings

Andre St. Laurent (EV-EN) unassisted

4

1