NHL Division Standings after Feb 18 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 38-8-13 89 244 134 20-4-5 18-4-8 17-3-5
NY Rangers 39-15-5 83 233 144 23-5-2 16-10-3 18-10-2
Boston 37-17-5 79 247 178 21-8-2 16-9-3 16-9-2
Buffalo 31-20-9 71 210 164 25-4-3 6-16-6 17-10-3
Detroit 29-20-10 68 194 178 17-8-4 12-12-6 18-7-3
Toronto 19-32-7 45 178 194 14-11-5 5-21-2 6-20-2
Vancouver 16-37-8 40 174 263 13-16-3 3-21-5 8-16-5
NY Islanders 7-49-5 19 121 283 5-19-4 2-30-1 2-27-2
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 34-19-6 74 223 171 21-7-3 13-12-3 16-12-4
Philadelphia 28-24-9 65 220 211 20-7-3 8-17-6 14-11-5
Min N Stars 27-24-8 62 186 173 19-6-4 8-18-4 14-12-3
St Louis 25-23-10 60 175 180 16-10-6 9-13-4 14-11-5
Los Angeles 24-28-9 57 180 198 15-6-6 9-22-3 13-12-4
Atl Flames 23-27-11 57 158 175 14-12-4 9-15-7 9-12-7
Pittsburgh 23-29-7 53 196 200 18-8-3 5-21-4 13-11-1
California 9-37-14 32 159 252 6-11-11 3-26-3 4-16-7

Montreal 2, Toronto 1
NY Rangers 3, NY Islanders 2
Boston 4, Chicago 1
Buffalo 4, Pittsburgh 1
Philadelphia 5, Min N Stars 1
Los Angeles 4, California 2