NHL Division Standings after Dec 20 in 1997-98 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
New Jersey 23-10-1 47 106 67 14-4-0 9-6-1 11-2-0 17-4-0 6-6-1
Philadelphia 20-9-7 47 101 78 12-6-3 8-3-4 8-2-3 15-3-5 5-6-2
Washington 16-13-7 39 103 98 6-4-3 10-9-4 6-4-2 12-8-3 4-5-4
NY Islanders 15-15-5 35 97 92 8-8-1 7-7-4 4-7-4 8-10-4 7-5-1
NY Rangers 10-15-12 32 96 103 5-8-6 5-7-6 3-7-4 6-10-6 4-5-6
Florida 12-19-5 29 88 108 4-12-3 8-7-2 7-9-3 12-14-4 0-5-1
Tampa Bay 7-21-6 20 62 105 5-5-4 2-16-2 1-9-2 4-14-5 3-7-1
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Pittsburgh 18-11-8 44 100 88 7-5-4 11-6-4 7-1-3 11-6-4 7-5-4
Montreal 19-14-4 42 107 90 10-7-4 9-7-0 5-5-2 8-12-3 11-2-1
Boston 16-14-6 38 91 92 6-7-3 10-7-3 5-3-2 8-8-5 8-6-1
Ottawa 15-17-4 34 88 86 9-10-1 6-7-3 3-7-2 9-11-3 6-6-1
Carolina 13-18-5 31 92 100 10-7-4 3-11-1 4-8-1 7-14-1 6-4-4
Buffalo 11-16-6 28 81 93 7-6-2 4-10-4 4-4-2 8-11-5 3-5-1
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Dallas 24-9-4 52 118 77 12-4-2 12-5-2 5-5-0 16-7-1 8-2-3
Detroit 20-9-7 47 118 91 11-5-3 9-4-4 3-2-3 13-7-6 7-2-1
St Louis 21-12-4 46 109 86 14-6-3 7-6-1 7-2-1 12-6-3 9-6-1
Phoenix 14-16-6 34 97 102 9-6-3 5-10-3 5-4-2 10-9-3 4-7-3
Toronto 12-17-5 29 78 93 6-9-3 6-8-2 5-6-0 11-11-5 1-6-0
Chicago 11-17-7 29 77 86 5-9-4 6-8-3 1-7-2 6-12-7 5-5-0
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 18-8-11 47 110 93 9-2-6 9-6-5 7-2-2 12-4-7 6-4-4
Los Angeles 14-14-6 34 101 97 9-6-1 5-8-5 3-2-0 7-7-1 7-7-5
San Jose 13-18-4 30 87 98 5-9-3 8-9-1 3-6-1 7-12-2 6-6-2
Anaheim 12-17-6 30 80 107 5-10-3 7-7-3 5-4-1 7-11-3 5-6-3
Edmonton 11-17-8 30 83 103 5-7-4 6-10-4 3-6-1 9-11-4 2-6-4
Vancouver 11-20-5 27 103 122 5-9-3 6-11-2 4-6-3 8-13-5 3-7-0
Calgary 10-20-7 27 93 111 7-10-2 3-10-5 4-3-2 6-14-5 4-6-2

NY Islanders 4, Boston 3
Washington 2, Carolina 1
Montreal 4, Ottawa 1
Philadelphia 2, Florida 0
Tampa Bay 2, NY Rangers 2 (OT tie)
St Louis 4, Pittsburgh 1
Toronto 3, Phoenix 2
Los Angeles 4, Calgary 1
Dallas 2, Edmonton 1 (OT)
Chicago 5, Vancouver 0