NHL Division Standings after Dec 21 in 1940-41 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Toronto 13-3-1 27 54 31 6-2-1 7-1-0
Detroit 7-5-5 19 39 33 4-2-3 3-3-2
Boston 6-7-3 15 53 43 3-3-1 3-4-2
Chicago 6-7-3 15 33 38 3-5-1 3-2-2
NY Rangers 6-7-2 14 42 41 4-3-1 2-4-1
Montreal 5-9-2 12 32 44 3-3-1 2-6-1
NY Americans 4-9-4 12 30 53 3-3-2 1-6-2

Montreal 3, Boston 1
Toronto 2, NY Americans 2 (OT tie)