NHL Division Standings after Feb 23 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 45-8-9 99 259 141 23-3-5 22-5-4 20-4-4
NY Rangers 40-11-10 90 266 143 22-3-5 18-8-5 16-7-3
Montreal 33-14-12 78 222 156 22-3-4 11-11-8 15-8-3
Detroit 26-25-9 61 197 190 20-6-3 6-19-6 12-10-3
Toronto 25-27-11 61 160 172 15-10-6 10-17-5 10-12-5
Buffalo 12-35-14 38 154 225 9-16-6 3-19-8 5-21-6
Vancouver 16-37-5 37 148 208 11-17-3 5-20-2 3-19-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 38-15-7 83 195 123 24-3-5 14-12-2 23-4-2
Min N Stars 32-19-9 73 163 136 19-7-4 13-12-5 19-7-2
St Louis 21-32-9 51 169 201 12-14-5 9-18-4 10-12-5
California 18-30-14 50 171 231 12-11-10 6-19-4 8-12-5
Philadelphia 18-31-11 47 146 187 14-10-5 4-21-6 9-12-6
Pittsburgh 18-34-9 45 147 197 11-13-6 7-21-3 9-17-2
Los Angeles 16-40-7 39 155 242 11-17-1 5-23-6 7-21-2

Toronto 2, Pittsburgh 0
NY Rangers 4, Philadelphia 3
Boston 8, California 6
Buffalo 2, Chicago 1
St Louis 2, Los Angeles 0