NHL Division Standings after Nov 3 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 9-0-4 22 53 20 5-0-1 4-0-3 4-0-3
Buffalo 6-1-4 16 38 25 6-0-1 0-1-3 2-1-2
NY Rangers 7-3-1 15 42 28 5-0-1 2-3-0 3-2-1
Detroit 6-4-0 12 38 27 5-2-0 1-2-0 4-1-0
Boston 5-6-2 12 54 52 2-3-0 3-3-2 3-3-1
Toronto 4-6-1 9 33 36 3-3-1 1-3-0 1-4-1
Vancouver 4-7-1 9 35 47 3-2-0 1-5-1 2-3-0
NY Islanders 2-7-1 5 26 45 1-5-1 1-2-0 0-5-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Los Angeles 7-6-0 14 45 41 6-1-0 1-5-0 4-2-0
Chicago 6-5-1 13 38 36 2-2-0 4-3-1 3-2-0
Philadelphia 5-4-2 12 32 35 4-1-0 1-3-2 2-2-2
Atl Flames 5-7-1 11 25 45 0-2-1 5-5-0 2-3-0
Pittsburgh 5-7-0 10 40 44 2-2-0 3-5-0 3-3-0
Min N Stars 4-5-2 10 29 28 2-2-2 2-3-0 4-1-1
St Louis 2-4-4 8 28 34 1-3-3 1-1-1 1-3-2
California 2-7-2 6 32 45 1-3-2 1-4-0 2-5-1

Vancouver 7, NY Islanders 2
California 6, Boston 6 (reg tie)