NHL Division Standings after Dec 12 in 1997-98 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
New Jersey 21-9-0 42 91 55 13-4-0 8-5-0 10-2-0 16-4-0 5-5-0
Philadelphia 17-9-6 40 91 75 10-6-2 7-3-4 6-2-3 12-3-4 5-6-2
Washington 15-12-5 35 97 89 6-3-2 9-9-3 6-3-1 11-7-2 4-5-3
NY Rangers 9-14-11 29 87 95 5-8-6 4-6-5 2-6-3 5-9-5 4-5-6
NY Islanders 12-15-4 28 83 86 6-8-1 6-7-3 3-7-3 5-10-3 7-5-1
Florida 11-15-5 27 79 92 4-10-3 7-5-2 6-6-3 11-10-4 0-5-1
Tampa Bay 5-20-4 14 54 98 4-5-3 1-15-1 1-8-1 2-13-3 3-7-1
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Pittsburgh 18-10-6 42 95 80 7-5-3 11-5-3 7-1-3 11-6-3 7-4-3
Montreal 18-11-4 40 100 81 9-6-4 9-5-0 4-3-2 7-9-3 11-2-1
Boston 14-12-5 33 76 80 5-6-3 9-6-2 4-3-2 6-6-4 8-6-1
Ottawa 13-14-4 30 79 74 8-9-1 5-5-3 2-5-2 8-8-3 5-6-1
Carolina 12-16-5 29 87 94 9-6-4 3-10-1 3-7-1 6-12-1 6-4-4
Buffalo 10-14-6 26 76 81 6-6-2 4-8-4 3-4-2 7-10-5 3-4-1
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Dallas 21-9-4 46 106 71 11-4-2 10-5-2 5-5-0 14-7-1 7-2-3
St Louis 20-10-3 43 99 74 13-4-2 7-6-1 7-2-1 12-5-3 8-5-0
Detroit 19-8-5 43 107 77 10-5-3 9-3-2 3-2-2 13-6-4 6-2-1
Phoenix 13-14-5 31 85 89 9-4-2 4-10-3 5-3-1 9-7-2 4-7-3
Chicago 10-15-6 26 68 80 5-8-4 5-7-2 1-7-2 5-10-6 5-5-0
Toronto 10-14-5 25 65 78 6-8-3 4-6-2 4-6-0 9-9-5 1-5-0
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 16-8-9 41 97 84 8-2-4 8-6-5 6-2-2 10-4-6 6-4-3
Anaheim 12-15-6 30 76 95 5-8-3 7-7-3 5-4-1 7-9-3 5-6-3
Los Angeles 12-13-5 29 90 85 8-6-0 4-7-5 2-1-0 5-6-1 7-7-4
Edmonton 10-16-7 27 78 100 5-6-3 5-10-4 3-6-1 8-10-3 2-6-4
San Jose 11-18-3 25 80 96 4-9-2 7-9-1 3-6-0 5-12-1 6-6-2
Calgary 9-18-7 25 87 102 6-8-2 3-10-5 4-2-2 5-12-5 4-6-2
Vancouver 9-18-4 22 89 111 4-7-3 5-11-1 3-5-2 6-11-4 3-7-0

Buffalo 3, Carolina 2 (OT)
Florida 4, NY Rangers 3
New Jersey 5, Montreal 2
Edmonton 3, Detroit 2
Philadelphia 3, Chicago 2
San Jose 1, Dallas 0
Phoenix 2, Pittsburgh 2 (OT tie)
Calgary 3, Colorado 1
Anaheim 6, Washington 4