The Washington Capitals emerged victorious over the New York Islanders, 6 to 4, on April 1, 1979.

Final

NYI

Islanders

47-15-14

4

WSH

Capitals

22-40-15

6

Team

NYI

WSH

1

0

3

2

1

3

3

3

0

Total

4

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Dennis Maruk (SH) assisted by Leif Svensson

0

1

Capitals

Yvon Labre (EV) assisted by Blair Stewart and Ryan Walter

0

2

Capitals

Robert Picard (PP) assisted by Guy Charron and Ryan Walter

0

3

2nd period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Rolf Edberg (PP) assisted by Jack Lynch and Leif Svensson

0

4

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Stefan Persson

1

4

Capitals

Rolf Edberg (EV) assisted by Dennis Maruk and Yvon Labre

1

5

Capitals

Guy Charron (PP) assisted by Robert Picard and Mark Lofthouse

1

6

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Mike Bossy

2

6

Islanders

Mike Kaszycki (EV) assisted by John Tonelli and Billy Harris

3

6

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) assisted by Clark Gillies and Bryan Trottier

4

6