NHL Division Standings after Feb 26 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 46-8-9 101 264 145 23-3-5 23-5-4 20-4-4
NY Rangers 40-11-10 90 266 143 22-3-5 18-8-5 16-7-3
Montreal 35-14-12 82 234 159 23-3-4 12-11-8 16-8-3
Detroit 27-26-9 63 200 198 21-6-3 6-20-6 13-11-3
Toronto 26-27-11 63 167 173 16-10-6 10-17-5 11-12-5
Buffalo 13-35-14 40 159 228 10-16-6 3-19-8 5-21-6
Vancouver 16-39-5 37 149 217 11-17-3 5-22-2 3-21-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 39-16-7 85 201 128 25-3-5 14-13-2 24-4-2
Min N Stars 32-21-9 73 167 143 19-9-4 13-12-5 19-8-2
St Louis 22-32-9 53 172 203 12-14-5 10-18-4 11-12-5
California 18-31-14 50 171 234 12-11-10 6-20-4 8-13-5
Pittsburgh 19-34-9 47 152 199 12-13-6 7-21-3 10-17-2
Philadelphia 18-32-11 47 148 192 14-10-5 4-22-6 9-13-6
Los Angeles 16-41-7 39 159 247 11-18-1 5-23-6 7-21-2

Montreal 8, Detroit 1
Toronto 7, Vancouver 1
Boston 5, Los Angeles 4
Chicago 3, California 0
Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia 2
St Louis 3, Min N Stars 2