NHL Division Standings after Dec 29 in 1939-40 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Boston 12-5-3 27 54 40 6-1-1 6-4-2
Toronto 11-6-3 25 59 39 6-0-3 5-6-0
NY Rangers 9-3-7 25 52 26 6-3-2 3-0-5
Montreal 7-9-2 16 49 50 4-4-2 3-5-0
Chicago 7-10-1 15 37 62 5-4-0 2-6-1
NY Americans 6-13-1 13 42 53 5-5-0 1-8-1
Detroit 5-11-3 13 31 54 3-5-2 2-6-1

NY Rangers 4, Boston 0