NHL Division Standings after Oct 28 in 1972-73 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Montreal 6-0-4 16 38 17 5-0-1 1-0-3 3-0-3
Buffalo 5-0-4 14 35 17 5-0-1 0-0-3 2-0-2
Detroit 6-2-0 12 35 21 5-0-0 1-2-0 4-0-0
NY Rangers 5-3-1 11 32 25 4-0-1 1-3-0 3-2-1
Boston 4-5-1 9 37 40 1-3-0 3-2-1 2-3-1
Toronto 3-5-1 7 24 30 2-3-1 1-2-0 0-4-1
Vancouver 3-6-1 7 27 41 2-2-0 1-4-1 1-3-0
NY Islanders 1-5-1 3 17 27 1-5-1 0-0-0 0-3-0
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Chicago 6-3-1 13 35 26 2-1-0 4-2-1 3-2-0
Pittsburgh 5-5-0 10 37 33 2-1-0 3-4-0 3-2-0
Los Angeles 5-6-0 10 36 38 4-1-0 1-5-0 4-2-0
Min N Stars 4-4-1 9 25 23 2-2-1 2-2-0 4-1-0
Atl Flames 4-6-1 9 20 37 0-1-1 4-5-0 2-3-0
Philadelphia 3-4-2 8 23 31 2-1-0 1-3-2 1-2-2
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

Montreal 3, Buffalo 3 (reg tie)
Boston 3, Toronto 2
NY Islanders 4, Chicago 4 (reg tie)
St Louis 8, Detroit 3
Atl Flames 2, Vancouver 1
Min N Stars 2, Philadelphia 1
Los Angeles 5, Pittsburgh 2