NHL Division Standings after Oct 31 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 7-0-4 18 40 18 5-0-1 2-0-3 4-0-3
Buffalo 6-0-4 16 37 18 6-0-1 0-0-3 2-0-2
NY Rangers 6-3-1 13 39 26 5-0-1 1-3-0 3-2-1
Detroit 6-3-0 12 36 23 5-1-0 1-2-0 4-1-0
Boston 5-5-1 11 46 41 2-3-0 3-2-1 3-3-1
Toronto 3-6-1 7 26 35 2-3-1 1-3-0 0-4-1
Vancouver 3-7-1 7 28 45 2-2-0 1-5-1 1-3-0
NY Islanders 1-6-1 3 18 36 1-5-1 0-1-0 0-4-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 6-4-1 13 36 33 2-1-0 4-3-1 3-2-0
Los Angeles 6-6-0 12 40 39 5-1-0 1-5-0 4-2-0
Pittsburgh 5-5-0 10 37 33 2-1-0 3-4-0 3-2-0
Philadelphia 4-4-2 10 28 33 3-1-0 1-3-2 1-2-2
Min N Stars 4-5-1 9 26 25 2-2-1 2-3-0 4-1-0
Atl Flames 4-6-1 9 20 37 0-1-1 4-5-0 2-3-0
St Louis 2-4-3 7 25 31 1-3-3 1-1-0 1-3-1
California 2-6-1 5 24 33 1-2-1 1-4-0 2-5-1

Los Angeles 4, Vancouver 1