NHL Division Standings after Dec 16 in 1950-51 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Toronto 17-7-6 40 97 60 9-4-2 8-3-4
Detroit 17-6-4 38 86 52 10-2-2 7-4-2
Chicago 11-10-6 28 72 68 6-5-3 5-5-3
Montreal 9-15-6 24 58 73 5-5-5 4-10-1
Boston 8-15-5 21 60 84 4-8-3 4-7-2
NY Rangers 4-13-11 19 51 87 2-6-4 2-7-7

Montreal 1, NY Rangers 1 (reg tie)
Chicago 3, Toronto 2
Detroit 4, Boston 1