NHL Division Standings after Dec 4 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Florida 16-4-6 38 79 51 8-2-3 8-2-3 5-3-3 10-4-4 6-0-2
Philadelphia 14-12-2 30 75 75 6-6-1 8-6-1 5-7-1 8-9-1 6-3-1
New Jersey 13-10-1 27 59 60 8-4-1 5-6-0 6-4-0 8-6-1 5-4-0
Washington 13-12-1 27 69 66 6-6-1 7-6-0 9-4-0 12-7-1 1-5-0
NY Rangers 10-13-5 25 91 81 5-6-2 5-7-3 1-7-4 6-8-5 4-5-0
NY Islanders 7-10-8 22 63 68 5-6-2 2-4-6 5-2-2 5-5-4 2-5-4
Tampa Bay 7-15-2 16 67 80 2-8-2 5-7-0 3-7-0 5-11-1 2-4-1
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Hartford 11-7-6 28 73 74 7-4-1 4-3-5 4-2-3 7-3-5 4-4-1
Buffalo 13-12-1 27 77 76 7-4-0 6-8-1 5-2-0 9-6-0 4-6-1
Boston 10-10-4 24 72 80 5-7-3 5-3-1 3-4-1 5-5-3 5-5-1
Montreal 10-14-4 24 96 103 7-4-2 3-10-2 1-4-2 4-9-2 6-5-2
Pittsburgh 9-13-3 21 81 91 7-2-2 2-11-1 6-4-2 7-10-3 2-3-0
Ottawa 7-11-6 20 62 72 4-5-4 3-6-2 2-5-2 5-8-4 2-3-2
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Detroit 15-9-4 34 81 53 9-4-2 6-5-2 2-3-2 7-6-3 8-3-1
Dallas 16-9-1 33 74 60 8-5-1 8-4-0 5-3-0 10-7-1 6-2-0
Chicago 12-12-3 27 71 67 5-7-0 7-5-3 5-1-1 9-9-2 3-3-1
St Louis 13-13-0 26 78 78 7-6-0 6-7-0 4-4-0 12-8-0 1-5-0
Toronto 11-15-0 22 76 89 9-5-0 2-10-0 4-6-0 8-10-0 3-5-0
Phoenix 8-13-4 20 58 74 5-8-4 3-5-0 1-4-1 5-9-1 3-4-3
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 17-6-4 38 97 56 10-2-3 7-4-1 7-1-2 12-3-2 5-3-2
Vancouver 14-11-1 29 84 83 7-4-0 7-7-1 4-3-0 8-5-1 6-6-0
Edmonton 13-14-1 27 94 88 6-5-1 7-9-0 5-7-0 8-12-1 5-2-0
Los Angeles 11-12-3 25 71 81 5-4-1 6-8-2 1-4-1 5-8-1 6-4-2
San Jose 10-13-4 24 69 87 4-6-2 6-7-2 3-5-0 9-9-0 1-4-4
Calgary 10-15-2 22 64 75 6-6-0 4-9-2 4-5-1 6-12-2 4-3-0
Anaheim 9-14-4 22 73 86 7-8-2 2-6-2 4-3-2 8-9-2 1-5-2

Boston 4, Montreal 3
Detroit 2, Washington 0
Colorado 2, Edmonton 0
NY Rangers 1, Philadelphia 1 (OT tie)
Pittsburgh 4, Ottawa 2
San Jose 2, Dallas 1
Anaheim 3, Tampa Bay 1
Vancouver 7, Buffalo 6 (OT)