NHL Division Standings after Dec 3 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 15-4-7 37 109 62 8-2-3 7-2-4 8-1-4
NY Rangers 16-7-3 35 101 69 11-1-1 5-6-2 5-4-1
Boston 15-7-3 33 113 84 9-4-0 6-3-3 9-4-2
Buffalo 11-8-7 29 93 81 10-0-3 1-8-4 5-4-2
Detroit 11-10-2 24 80 78 7-4-1 4-6-1 7-3-1
Toronto 8-13-4 20 79 80 6-3-3 2-10-1 2-7-1
Vancouver 8-15-2 18 74 102 6-6-1 2-9-1 4-6-1
NY Islanders 3-18-2 8 49 115 2-9-1 1-9-1 0-11-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Min N Stars 14-8-3 31 83 66 9-2-2 5-6-1 10-3-1
Chicago 14-9-2 30 90 73 8-3-1 6-6-1 5-6-1
Pittsburgh 13-11-2 28 99 83 9-3-1 4-8-1 8-5-0
Los Angeles 11-11-4 26 87 86 9-2-3 2-9-1 6-4-1
Philadelphia 11-11-4 26 92 93 10-2-1 1-9-3 4-4-3
Atl Flames 10-13-5 25 65 88 5-4-3 5-9-2 5-5-2
St Louis 7-11-5 19 59 73 4-6-3 3-5-2 2-7-2
California 4-15-5 13 61 101 2-5-3 2-10-2 2-8-2

Philadelphia 5, Montreal 2
Toronto 3, Detroit 0
NY Rangers 3, Atl Flames 2
Boston 5, NY Islanders 1
Buffalo 7, Min N Stars 4
Chicago 4, Pittsburgh 2