NHL Division Standings after Jan 27 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 32-7-8 72 190 104 17-3-4 15-4-4 15-3-3
NY Rangers 31-8-7 69 208 104 18-2-3 13-6-4 12-6-2
Montreal 26-13-8 60 182 133 18-2-3 8-11-5 13-7-2
Toronto 20-18-10 50 132 132 11-8-6 9-10-4 9-9-4
Detroit 21-20-7 49 150 153 16-6-1 5-14-6 9-8-3
Vancouver 13-27-5 31 112 154 9-11-3 4-16-2 2-15-4
Buffalo 10-29-11 31 129 190 8-13-4 2-16-7 4-16-6
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 32-10-5 69 156 85 21-1-4 11-9-1 20-3-1
Min N Stars 26-15-7 59 130 105 14-6-3 12-9-4 15-6-2
St Louis 17-24-7 41 135 156 10-9-5 7-15-2 8-9-3
California 15-25-10 40 142 190 10-9-7 5-16-3 7-12-4
Philadelphia 13-25-8 34 109 148 11-8-4 2-17-4 8-10-4
Pittsburgh 12-27-9 33 113 152 8-10-6 4-17-3 7-13-2
Los Angeles 13-33-4 30 114 196 8-14-0 5-19-4 5-17-2

Min N Stars 6, Montreal 5
Boston 4, Philadelphia 2
Detroit 3, Buffalo 1
Chicago 4, Vancouver 0