NHL Division Standings after Mar 23 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 52-10-10 114 308 175 26-4-6 26-6-4 23-4-4
NY Rangers 48-14-11 107 306 174 26-4-6 22-10-5 21-8-3
Montreal 44-15-14 102 283 185 28-3-6 16-12-8 19-9-4
Toronto 30-29-14 74 192 195 19-11-7 11-18-7 12-14-6
Detroit 32-33-9 73 249 246 24-11-3 8-22-6 16-15-3
Buffalo 15-42-18 48 197 282 10-19-8 5-23-10 5-25-6
Vancouver 18-47-7 43 186 279 12-20-4 6-27-3 5-26-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 43-17-13 99 234 155 26-3-7 17-14-6 26-5-3
Min N Stars 35-27-11 81 200 181 22-11-5 13-16-6 21-10-2
St Louis 26-36-11 63 199 231 15-16-5 11-20-6 14-13-6
California 21-35-18 60 207 269 14-11-13 7-24-5 9-15-8
Philadelphia 23-37-12 58 182 225 16-13-6 7-24-6 12-15-6
Pittsburgh 23-38-12 58 200 244 15-15-6 8-23-6 11-17-4
Los Angeles 18-48-8 44 189 291 12-22-2 6-26-6 7-25-3

Boston 4, NY Rangers 1
Buffalo 4, Min N Stars 4 (reg tie)
Chicago 4, Philadelphia 2