NHL Division Standings after Jan 28 in 1961-62 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Montreal 27-9-11 65 171 109 16-2-5 11-7-6
Toronto 27-13-7 61 164 119 18-2-3 9-11-4
Chicago 17-17-13 47 126 122 11-8-5 6-9-8
Detroit 16-21-9 41 123 140 12-5-7 4-16-2
NY Rangers 15-23-8 38 125 144 9-9-4 6-14-4
Boston 12-31-4 28 128 203 7-15-2 5-16-2

Montreal 5, Boston 1
Detroit 2, Toronto 2 (reg tie)
Chicago 3, NY Rangers 0