NHL Division Standings after Oct 30 in 1971-72 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
NY Rangers 6-1-3 15 38 28 3-1-1 3-0-2 4-1-1
Montreal 6-1-2 14 39 21 3-0-1 3-1-1 4-1-1
Boston 5-3-1 11 30 23 2-2-1 3-1-0 4-2-1
Vancouver 3-7-2 8 30 42 1-5-1 2-2-1 0-3-2
Toronto 2-3-4 8 21 28 1-2-2 1-1-2 1-3-2
Buffalo 3-7-1 7 29 44 1-3-0 2-4-1 1-2-1
Detroit 2-8-0 4 27 45 2-3-0 0-5-0 1-3-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 9-2-0 18 36 17 3-0-0 6-2-0 6-1-0
Min N Stars 7-1-2 16 33 14 3-1-1 4-0-1 3-1-0
Pittsburgh 5-4-2 12 30 24 2-2-1 3-2-1 4-3-0
Philadelphia 4-4-1 9 22 29 2-1-0 2-3-1 3-2-1
California 3-5-2 8 36 41 0-5-2 3-0-0 1-2-1
St Louis 3-6-1 7 30 28 2-4-1 1-2-0 0-3-1
Los Angeles 2-8-1 5 24 41 0-6-0 2-2-1 1-6-1

Montreal 3, Detroit 0
Toronto 1, Min N Stars 1 (reg tie)
Pittsburgh 1, NY Rangers 1 (reg tie)
Vancouver 4, Buffalo 4 (reg tie)
Chicago 5, Los Angeles 1
St Louis 4, Philadelphia 4 (reg tie)