NHL Division Standings after Nov 7 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
NY Rangers 9-1-4 22 59 34 3-1-2 6-0-2 5-1-2
Montreal 9-2-2 20 52 30 5-0-1 4-2-1 5-1-1
Boston 8-4-1 17 45 30 4-3-1 4-1-0 5-3-1
Toronto 4-5-5 13 35 44 2-2-2 2-3-3 2-3-3
Vancouver 5-8-2 12 41 49 3-6-1 2-2-1 0-4-2
Buffalo 4-7-4 12 43 55 2-3-1 2-4-3 1-2-3
Detroit 3-10-2 8 39 61 3-4-1 0-6-1 1-5-2
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 11-4-0 22 46 26 5-0-0 6-4-0 8-1-0
Min N Stars 10-2-2 22 45 21 5-1-1 5-1-1 5-1-0
California 5-6-3 13 52 55 2-6-3 3-0-0 2-2-1
Pittsburgh 5-8-2 12 37 40 2-2-1 3-6-1 4-5-0
Philadelphia 5-7-1 11 29 43 3-2-0 2-5-1 3-4-1
St Louis 3-9-1 7 33 44 2-4-1 1-5-0 0-4-1
Los Angeles 2-10-1 5 27 51 0-8-0 2-2-1 1-6-1

Montreal 3, Boston 2
California 8, Toronto 1
Buffalo 3, Detroit 3 (reg tie)
Chicago 4, Pittsburgh 1
Min N Stars 3, Philadelphia 0