The Montreal Canadiens squeaked out a win over the Washington Capitals, 4 to 3, on March 8, 1978.

Final

WSH

Capitals

12-41-12

3

MTL

Canadiens

47-9-9

4

Team

WSH

MTL

1

2

0

2

1

2

3

0

2

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

MTL

Capitals

Bob Girard (EV) assisted by Guy Charron and Robert Picard

1

0

Capitals

Garnet Bailey (EV) assisted by Bill Riley

2

0

2nd period

WSH

MTL

Canadiens

Yvan Cournoyer (PP) assisted by Steve Shutt

2

1

Capitals

Rick Bragnalo (EV) assisted by Tom Rowe and Gord Lane

3

1

Canadiens

Doug Risebrough (EV) assisted by Yvan Cournoyer and Rick Chartraw

3

2

3rd period

WSH

MTL

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Serge Savard

3

3

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Guy Lapointe

3

4