NHL Division Standings after Mar 17 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Philadelphia 39-21-10 88 236 184 20-11-5 19-10-5 11-12-2 25-17-5 14-4-5
New Jersey 38-20-12 88 198 161 19-8-9 19-12-3 11-9-4 24-13-9 14-7-3
Florida 32-23-16 80 192 168 18-11-7 14-12-9 12-9-7 20-16-10 12-7-6
NY Rangers 33-29-9 75 229 200 17-12-5 16-17-4 8-14-6 20-19-7 13-10-2
Washington 28-35-7 63 179 197 16-14-3 12-21-4 13-12-2 19-21-6 9-14-1
Tampa Bay 27-35-7 61 187 217 13-17-7 14-18-0 12-12-2 16-26-4 11-9-3
NY Islanders 24-36-10 58 192 208 16-16-3 8-20-7 13-12-3 17-23-6 7-13-4
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Buffalo 37-21-11 85 207 173 23-8-6 14-13-5 16-5-2 27-12-6 10-9-5
Pittsburgh 32-30-7 71 238 233 19-10-4 13-20-3 10-7-5 19-20-6 13-10-1
Hartford 27-33-10 64 194 219 20-13-3 7-20-7 12-8-3 20-20-7 7-13-3
Montreal 25-32-14 64 215 245 14-15-6 11-17-8 5-11-7 12-22-11 13-10-3
Ottawa 23-33-14 60 193 206 12-17-7 11-16-7 7-11-4 17-20-8 6-13-6
Boston 24-38-9 57 206 254 12-17-7 12-21-2 7-15-1 17-24-5 7-14-4
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Dallas 41-23-6 88 215 171 21-11-3 20-12-3 13-7-3 27-15-4 14-8-2
Detroit 33-21-15 81 221 165 17-9-7 16-12-8 8-9-6 18-17-12 15-4-3
Phoenix 33-33-5 71 204 213 14-18-5 19-15-0 13-9-1 24-20-1 9-13-4
St Louis 30-32-9 69 209 218 13-18-3 17-14-6 8-11-4 23-22-5 7-10-4
Chicago 28-31-12 68 186 180 12-18-4 16-13-8 9-11-4 18-22-7 10-9-5
Toronto 26-38-6 58 204 238 16-17-3 10-21-3 8-12-2 19-25-3 7-13-3
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 43-18-9 95 240 171 23-7-5 20-11-4 16-6-4 30-12-4 13-6-5
Edmonton 32-32-7 71 221 215 19-13-2 13-19-5 11-13-3 18-23-5 14-9-2
Anaheim 29-30-11 69 203 201 20-12-5 9-18-6 9-9-6 17-19-8 12-11-3
Calgary 30-34-8 68 191 202 19-13-2 11-21-6 13-12-2 20-23-4 10-11-4
Vancouver 29-37-4 62 218 240 16-15-2 13-22-2 10-13-0 20-22-3 9-15-1
Los Angeles 25-37-9 59 188 233 16-15-6 9-22-3 9-14-3 16-25-6 9-12-3
San Jose 23-39-7 53 177 231 12-19-3 11-20-4 10-11-0 19-24-0 4-15-7

Buffalo 5, Boston 1
Florida 4, New Jersey 1
Ottawa 4, NY Rangers 3
Phoenix 3, St Louis 2