NHL Division Standings after Dec 17 in 1997-98 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
New Jersey 23-9-0 46 98 58 14-4-0 9-5-0 11-2-0 17-4-0 6-5-0
Philadelphia 19-9-6 44 97 76 11-6-2 8-3-4 7-2-3 14-3-4 5-6-2
Washington 15-12-7 37 101 93 6-3-3 9-9-4 6-3-2 11-7-3 4-5-4
NY Islanders 14-15-5 33 93 89 8-8-1 6-7-4 4-7-4 7-10-4 7-5-1
NY Rangers 10-15-11 31 94 101 5-8-6 5-7-5 3-7-3 6-10-5 4-5-6
Florida 11-18-5 27 84 106 4-12-3 7-6-2 6-8-3 11-13-4 0-5-1
Tampa Bay 7-21-5 19 60 103 5-5-3 2-16-2 1-9-1 4-14-4 3-7-1
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Pittsburgh 18-10-7 43 96 81 7-5-4 11-5-3 7-1-3 11-6-4 7-4-3
Montreal 18-13-4 40 103 88 9-7-4 9-6-0 4-4-2 7-11-3 11-2-1
Boston 16-13-5 37 86 86 6-6-3 10-7-2 5-3-2 8-7-4 8-6-1
Ottawa 14-16-4 32 84 80 8-10-1 6-6-3 2-6-2 8-10-3 6-6-1
Carolina 13-16-5 31 89 95 10-6-4 3-10-1 4-7-1 7-12-1 6-4-4
Buffalo 10-16-6 26 80 93 6-6-2 4-10-4 3-4-2 7-11-5 3-5-1
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Dallas 22-9-4 48 114 75 12-4-2 10-5-2 5-5-0 14-7-1 8-2-3
Detroit 19-9-7 45 113 87 10-5-3 9-4-4 3-2-3 13-7-6 6-2-1
St Louis 20-12-3 43 101 81 13-6-2 7-6-1 7-2-1 12-6-3 8-6-0
Phoenix 13-15-6 32 89 97 9-5-3 4-10-3 5-3-2 9-8-3 4-7-3
Toronto 11-16-5 27 73 86 6-9-3 5-7-2 4-6-0 10-10-5 1-6-0
Chicago 10-17-7 27 72 86 5-9-4 5-8-3 1-7-2 5-12-7 5-5-0
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 18-8-10 46 107 90 9-2-5 9-6-5 7-2-2 12-4-7 6-4-3
Los Angeles 12-14-6 30 92 94 8-6-1 4-8-5 2-2-0 5-7-1 7-7-5
Anaheim 12-16-6 30 78 101 5-9-3 7-7-3 5-4-1 7-10-3 5-6-3
Edmonton 11-16-8 30 82 101 5-6-4 6-10-4 3-6-1 9-10-4 2-6-4
San Jose 13-18-3 29 87 98 5-9-2 8-9-1 3-6-0 7-12-1 6-6-2
Calgary 10-18-7 27 91 105 7-8-2 3-10-5 4-2-2 6-12-5 4-6-2
Vancouver 11-19-4 26 103 117 5-8-3 6-11-1 4-6-2 8-12-4 3-7-0

NY Islanders 4, Buffalo 0
Tampa Bay 2, Boston 0
NY Rangers 4, Florida 2
Colorado 2, Detroit 2 (OT tie)
Vancouver 5, Phoenix 1
Edmonton 0, Chicago 0 (OT tie)
Toronto 6, Anaheim 2