NHL Division Standings after Dec 9 in 1961-62 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Montreal 14-5-8 36 92 64 10-1-3 4-4-5
Toronto 15-8-3 33 90 61 10-0-2 5-8-1
NY Rangers 11-8-8 30 81 79 7-3-4 4-5-4
Detroit 9-12-4 22 65 77 7-3-3 2-9-1
Chicago 8-11-6 22 69 69 5-5-2 3-6-4
Boston 5-18-3 13 66 113 4-7-2 1-11-1

Montreal 2, NY Rangers 2 (reg tie)
Toronto 9, Boston 2
Detroit 3, Chicago 0