NHL Division Standings after Nov 20 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 12-2-5 29 75 41 6-0-3 6-2-2 6-1-2
NY Rangers 12-2-4 28 78 42 6-1-2 6-1-2 7-1-2
Boston 12-5-1 25 69 38 8-3-1 4-2-0 6-3-1
Toronto 6-6-7 19 52 56 4-3-3 2-3-4 2-4-4
Detroit 5-11-3 13 50 70 3-4-1 2-7-2 1-5-2
Vancouver 5-13-3 13 48 72 3-6-1 2-7-2 0-6-3
Buffalo 4-10-5 13 54 73 2-5-2 2-5-3 1-3-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 14-5-0 28 57 30 8-0-0 6-5-0 9-1-0
Min N Stars 13-4-2 28 60 33 7-3-1 6-1-1 7-1-0
Pittsburgh 8-11-2 18 56 59 4-4-1 4-7-1 6-8-0
Philadelphia 7-8-3 17 43 57 5-3-1 2-5-2 4-4-1
California 6-11-3 15 66 86 2-6-3 4-5-0 2-4-1
St Louis 5-10-3 13 47 55 3-5-2 2-5-1 2-5-1
Los Angeles 4-15-1 9 42 85 1-8-0 3-7-1 1-8-1

Montreal 2, Philadelphia 2 (reg tie)
Toronto 5, California 1
Min N Stars 4, NY Rangers 1
Boston 2, Chicago 1
Los Angeles 3, Detroit 1
St Louis 4, Pittsburgh 2