NHL Division Standings after Mar 5 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 48-9-9 105 276 154 24-4-5 24-5-4 22-4-4
NY Rangers 44-11-10 98 282 148 25-3-5 19-8-5 18-7-3
Montreal 39-14-12 90 252 163 26-3-4 13-11-8 18-8-3
Detroit 29-29-9 67 223 218 23-8-3 6-21-6 14-12-3
Toronto 28-27-11 67 173 176 17-10-6 11-17-5 11-12-5
Buffalo 13-38-15 41 169 246 10-18-7 3-20-8 5-23-6
Vancouver 16-43-6 38 158 246 11-17-3 5-26-3 3-25-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 40-17-9 89 215 141 25-3-6 15-14-3 25-5-3
Min N Stars 33-23-9 75 171 151 20-9-4 13-14-5 20-10-2
St Louis 23-35-9 55 181 216 12-15-5 11-20-4 11-13-5
Philadelphia 21-33-11 53 160 199 16-11-5 5-22-6 11-13-6
California 18-32-16 52 180 246 12-11-11 6-21-5 8-13-6
Pittsburgh 21-36-9 51 169 216 14-13-6 7-23-3 11-17-2
Los Angeles 17-43-7 41 167 256 11-19-1 6-24-6 7-22-2

Montreal 4, Philadelphia 0
NY Rangers 6, Vancouver 1
Los Angeles 2, Boston 0
Detroit 6, Pittsburgh 3
St Louis 6, Buffalo 2
Min N Stars 2, Chicago 1