NHL Division Standings after Mar 5 in 1939-40 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
NY Rangers 26-10-9 61 131 73 16-4-2 10-6-7
Boston 28-11-4 60 157 90 18-2-1 10-9-3
Toronto 22-15-6 50 110 91 13-3-6 9-12-0
Chicago 19-18-6 44 95 109 13-7-2 6-11-4
Detroit 15-23-6 36 81 114 10-9-3 5-14-3
NY Americans 13-26-4 30 88 122 11-10-1 2-16-3
Montreal 9-29-5 23 78 141 4-12-5 5-17-0

Boston 7, Detroit 2