NHL Division Standings after Feb 28 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 41-8-14 96 263 144 22-4-5 19-4-9 18-3-6
NY Rangers 41-16-6 88 249 160 24-5-3 17-11-3 18-10-2
Boston 40-17-5 85 267 191 21-8-2 19-9-3 17-9-2
Buffalo 33-21-9 75 217 170 27-4-3 6-17-6 18-10-3
Detroit 31-21-11 73 210 190 19-8-5 12-13-6 18-8-4
Toronto 21-32-8 50 191 200 16-11-6 5-21-2 7-20-2
Vancouver 16-41-8 40 186 287 13-17-3 3-24-5 8-20-5
NY Islanders 8-52-5 21 129 296 6-21-4 2-31-1 3-27-2
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 36-21-7 79 237 185 22-8-3 14-13-4 17-13-4
Philadelphia 30-25-9 69 237 220 20-7-3 10-18-6 16-11-5
Min N Stars 29-26-8 66 204 189 21-7-4 8-19-4 15-13-3
St Louis 26-27-10 62 187 200 16-11-6 10-16-4 15-13-5
Pittsburgh 27-30-7 61 209 205 21-8-3 6-22-4 15-11-1
Atl Flames 23-28-12 58 162 181 14-12-4 9-16-8 9-13-7
Los Angeles 24-31-9 57 190 214 15-8-6 9-23-3 13-12-4
California 10-40-14 34 169 275 7-13-11 3-27-3 4-18-7

Montreal 5, Los Angeles 2
Toronto 7, Vancouver 2
NY Rangers 3, Chicago 3 (reg tie)
Detroit 6, Philadelphia 5
Pittsburgh 4, St Louis 2
Min N Stars 7, California 3