NHL Division Standings after Nov 18 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
NY Rangers 12-1-4 28 77 38 6-1-2 6-0-2 7-1-2
Montreal 12-2-4 28 73 39 6-0-2 6-2-2 6-1-2
Boston 11-5-1 23 67 37 7-3-1 4-2-0 6-3-1
Toronto 5-6-7 17 47 55 3-3-3 2-3-4 2-4-4
Detroit 5-10-3 13 49 67 3-4-1 2-6-2 1-5-2
Vancouver 5-13-3 13 48 72 3-6-1 2-7-2 0-6-3
Buffalo 4-10-5 13 54 73 2-5-2 2-5-3 1-3-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 14-4-0 28 56 28 8-0-0 6-4-0 9-1-0
Min N Stars 12-4-2 26 56 32 6-3-1 6-1-1 7-1-0
Pittsburgh 8-10-2 18 54 55 4-3-1 4-7-1 6-7-0
Philadelphia 7-8-2 16 41 55 5-3-1 2-5-1 4-4-1
California 6-10-3 15 65 81 2-6-3 4-4-0 2-4-1
St Louis 4-10-3 11 43 53 3-5-2 1-5-1 1-5-1
Los Angeles 3-15-1 7 39 84 0-8-0 3-7-1 1-8-1

Montreal 2, St Louis 2 (reg tie)
Boston 5, Vancouver 0
California 7, Buffalo 5
Philadelphia 2, Los Angeles 0
Min N Stars 4, Pittsburgh 3