NHL Division Standings after Jan 27 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 32-6-11 75 203 109 17-2-5 15-4-6 14-2-4
NY Rangers 32-13-4 68 191 124 18-5-1 14-8-3 13-8-1
Boston 29-15-4 62 204 147 16-7-1 13-8-3 14-8-2
Buffalo 25-16-7 57 172 135 20-2-3 5-14-4 14-8-2
Detroit 23-19-7 53 158 156 14-8-4 9-11-3 15-7-2
Toronto 16-25-7 39 150 161 11-7-5 5-18-2 4-14-2
Vancouver 14-30-7 35 145 213 12-15-2 2-15-5 7-14-4
NY Islanders 6-40-4 16 101 232 4-17-3 2-23-1 1-21-1
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 27-17-5 59 185 147 16-6-3 11-11-2 12-11-3
Min N Stars 22-18-8 52 155 141 14-5-4 8-13-4 12-7-3
Philadelphia 22-21-7 51 173 174 16-6-2 6-15-5 12-9-4
Los Angeles 21-22-7 49 153 160 14-5-4 7-17-3 11-10-3
Atl Flames 20-22-9 49 132 141 12-10-4 8-12-5 7-11-5
St Louis 19-21-9 47 141 156 10-10-5 9-11-4 9-9-5
Pittsburgh 20-25-6 46 172 174 15-8-2 5-17-4 11-10-1
California 9-27-12 30 136 201 6-9-9 3-18-3 4-11-6

Montreal 4, Toronto 2
NY Rangers 6, Detroit 3
Chicago 4, Boston 2
St Louis 3, Vancouver 1
Philadelphia 5, Pittsburgh 3