NHL Division Standings after Dec 13 in 1961-62 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Montreal 15-5-8 38 96 67 10-1-3 5-4-5
Toronto 16-8-3 35 93 63 10-0-2 6-8-1
NY Rangers 11-9-8 30 83 82 7-4-4 4-5-4
Detroit 10-12-4 24 68 79 7-3-3 3-9-1
Chicago 8-12-7 23 73 74 5-6-3 3-6-4
Boston 5-19-4 14 71 119 4-8-2 1-11-2

Chicago 2, Boston 2 (reg tie)