NHL Division Standings after Dec 6 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 16-4-7 39 115 65 9-2-3 7-2-4 8-1-4
NY Rangers 16-8-3 35 103 72 11-2-1 5-6-2 5-5-1
Boston 15-7-3 33 113 84 9-4-0 6-3-3 9-4-2
Buffalo 12-8-7 31 96 83 10-0-3 2-8-4 6-4-2
Detroit 11-11-2 24 81 80 7-4-1 4-7-1 7-3-1
Toronto 9-13-4 22 84 82 6-3-3 3-10-1 3-7-1
Vancouver 8-16-2 18 76 107 6-7-1 2-9-1 4-7-1
NY Islanders 3-19-2 8 50 121 2-10-1 1-9-1 0-11-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 15-9-2 32 96 73 9-3-1 6-6-1 6-6-1
Min N Stars 14-9-3 31 86 72 9-2-2 5-7-1 10-3-1
Pittsburgh 13-11-3 29 103 87 9-3-1 4-8-2 8-5-1
Los Angeles 12-12-4 28 93 93 9-2-3 3-10-1 6-5-1
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 8-11-5 21 61 74 5-6-3 3-5-2 2-7-2
California 4-15-6 14 65 105 2-5-4 2-10-2 2-8-3

Montreal 6, Min N Stars 3
Buffalo 3, NY Rangers 2
Chicago 6, Los Angeles 0
California 4, Pittsburgh 4 (reg tie)