NHL Division Standings after Feb 27 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 41-11-10 92 268 143 23-3-5 18-8-5 16-7-3
Montreal 36-14-12 84 239 162 24-3-4 12-11-8 16-8-3
Detroit 27-27-9 63 201 201 21-7-3 6-20-6 13-11-3
Toronto 26-27-11 63 167 173 16-10-6 10-17-5 11-12-5
Buffalo 13-35-15 41 163 232 10-16-7 3-19-8 5-21-6
Vancouver 16-39-6 38 152 220 11-17-3 5-22-3 3-21-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 39-16-8 86 204 131 25-3-6 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 22-33-9 53 172 205 12-14-5 10-19-4 11-12-5
California 18-31-15 51 175 238 12-11-10 6-20-5 8-13-5
Philadelphia 19-32-11 49 151 193 14-10-5 5-22-6 9-13-6
Pittsburgh 19-35-9 47 155 204 12-13-6 7-22-3 10-17-2
Los Angeles 16-41-7 39 159 247 11-18-1 5-23-6 7-21-2

Montreal 5, Pittsburgh 3
NY Rangers 2, St Louis 0
Philadelphia 3, Detroit 1
Buffalo 4, California 4 (reg tie)
Chicago 3, Vancouver 3 (reg tie)