NHL Division Standings after Dec 13 in 1958-59 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Montreal 15-7-5 35 100 62 7-3-4 8-4-1
Detroit 15-11-3 33 74 68 7-5-1 8-6-2
Boston 12-13-4 28 76 80 8-4-2 4-9-2
NY Rangers 9-12-8 26 77 84 7-6-2 2-6-6
Chicago 9-12-6 24 71 89 4-6-5 5-6-1
Toronto 8-13-6 22 62 77 5-6-2 3-7-4

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