NHL Division Standings after Oct 16 in 1970-71 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 3-0-0 6 20 9 1-0-0 2-0-0 1-0-0
Montreal 3-0-0 6 9 4 1-0-0 2-0-0 2-0-0
NY Rangers 1-1-0 2 4 3 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-0-0
Toronto 1-1-0 2 10 8 1-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
Buffalo 1-2-0 2 2 7 0-1-0 1-1-0 0-2-0
Detroit 1-3-0 2 12 16 1-1-0 0-2-0 0-2-0
Vancouver 1-4-0 2 13 23 1-1-0 0-3-0 1-0-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 3-0-0 6 15 4 2-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
Philadelphia 2-1-0 4 8 7 2-1-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
St Louis 2-1-0 4 10 9 2-0-0 0-1-0 0-0-0
Los Angeles 1-1-0 2 8 9 0-1-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
Min N Stars 1-1-0 2 5 4 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
Pittsburgh 0-2-0 0 3 6 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
California 0-3-0 0 5 15 0-1-0 0-2-0 0-1-0

Boston 5, California 1