NHL Division Standings after Oct 21 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Detroit 5-0-0 10 25 9 4-0-0 1-0-0 3-0-0
Buffalo 4-0-2 10 23 10 4-0-0 0-0-2 2-0-0
Montreal 4-0-2 10 23 10 4-0-0 0-0-2 2-0-1
NY Rangers 4-3-0 8 25 23 3-0-0 1-3-0 3-2-0
Boston 3-3-0 6 25 25 1-1-0 2-2-0 1-2-0
Toronto 2-3-1 5 16 18 2-2-1 0-1-0 0-2-1
Vancouver 2-4-1 5 21 31 2-0-0 0-4-1 0-3-0
NY Islanders 1-4-0 2 10 19 1-4-0 0-0-0 0-2-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 4-3-0 8 21 17 2-1-0 2-2-0 2-2-0
Pittsburgh 4-3-0 8 28 22 2-1-0 2-2-0 3-0-0
Philadelphia 2-2-2 6 19 22 1-1-0 1-1-2 1-1-2
Min N Stars 2-3-1 5 18 17 1-1-1 1-2-0 2-1-0
Atl Flames 2-4-1 5 11 23 0-1-1 2-3-0 1-2-0
St Louis 1-2-3 5 16 19 0-2-3 1-0-0 1-2-1
Los Angeles 2-6-0 4 23 35 1-1-0 1-5-0 1-2-0
California 1-3-1 3 13 17 0-0-1 1-3-0 1-2-1

Montreal 5, Vancouver 3
Detroit 3, Toronto 1
NY Rangers 2, NY Islanders 1
Boston 4, Pittsburgh 2
St Louis 1, Buffalo 1 (reg tie)
Los Angeles 3, Chicago 1
Atl Flames 3, Min N Stars 2