NHL Division Standings after Mar 9 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 45-8-14 104 279 150 24-4-5 21-4-9 22-3-6
NY Rangers 42-17-7 91 260 169 24-6-4 18-11-3 19-11-2
Boston 42-20-5 89 280 207 22-9-2 20-11-3 17-10-2
Buffalo 33-23-12 78 229 187 27-5-3 6-18-9 18-12-3
Detroit 33-22-11 77 223 199 20-9-5 13-13-6 19-9-4
Toronto 22-34-9 53 199 218 16-11-7 6-23-2 8-21-2
Vancouver 18-42-8 44 198 301 14-17-3 4-25-5 10-21-5
NY Islanders 9-55-5 23 142 311 7-23-4 2-32-1 4-30-2
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 36-23-8 80 241 196 22-8-3 14-15-5 17-14-4
Min N Stars 32-26-8 72 222 195 23-7-4 9-19-4 18-13-3
Philadelphia 31-26-10 72 249 224 21-8-3 10-18-7 16-12-5
St Louis 28-28-10 66 196 207 17-11-6 11-17-4 15-14-5
Los Angeles 27-31-10 64 200 217 17-8-7 10-23-3 16-12-4
Pittsburgh 27-33-7 61 216 222 21-10-3 6-23-4 15-14-1
Atl Flames 24-31-13 61 173 198 15-14-5 9-17-8 10-14-7
California 11-41-15 37 175 281 7-13-12 4-28-3 5-19-7

Boston 3, Atl Flames 2
Vancouver 5, Buffalo 2