NHL Division Standings after Feb 5 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 37-7-8 82 210 111 20-3-4 17-4-4 17-3-3
NY Rangers 32-11-8 72 220 119 18-3-4 14-8-4 13-7-2
Montreal 28-13-10 66 192 137 19-2-3 9-11-7 13-7-2
Detroit 22-23-8 52 166 169 17-6-2 5-17-6 10-9-3
Toronto 21-22-10 52 138 149 12-9-6 9-13-4 9-11-4
Vancouver 15-29-5 35 124 165 10-13-3 5-16-2 3-15-4
Buffalo 10-30-13 33 136 199 8-14-5 2-16-8 4-17-6
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 35-11-5 75 174 98 22-1-4 13-10-1 21-4-1
Min N Stars 27-17-9 63 141 120 15-6-4 12-11-5 15-6-2
California 17-26-11 45 150 197 11-10-8 6-16-3 7-12-4
St Louis 18-28-7 43 147 177 11-11-5 7-17-2 8-10-3
Philadelphia 16-26-8 40 123 157 13-9-4 3-17-4 9-10-4
Los Angeles 15-33-7 37 136 208 10-14-1 5-19-6 7-17-2
Pittsburgh 13-30-9 35 120 171 8-11-6 5-19-3 8-16-2

Philadelphia 3, Toronto 1
St Louis 6, NY Rangers 5
Boston 3, Detroit 2
Min N Stars 3, Buffalo 3 (reg tie)
Los Angeles 8, Pittsburgh 1