NHL Division Standings after Dec 15 in 1973-74 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 20-4-3 43 129 70 16-0-1 4-4-2 13-2-0
Montreal 17-7-4 38 96 74 6-5-1 11-2-3 6-4-2
NY Rangers 13-8-9 35 114 90 10-2-4 3-6-5 6-5-3
Toronto 14-11-6 34 104 85 7-5-3 7-6-3 5-6-4
Buffalo 14-12-2 30 97 90 9-4-1 5-8-1 7-7-2
Detroit 11-16-2 24 88 123 8-5-1 3-11-1 4-8-1
NY Islanders 5-15-8 18 68 91 5-6-4 0-9-4 3-10-2
Vancouver 6-15-5 17 61 90 5-5-4 1-10-1 3-5-3
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Philadelphia 16-7-4 36 77 46 7-4-2 9-3-2 10-4-1
Chicago 13-5-9 35 89 51 5-1-5 8-4-4 7-3-4
Atl Flames 13-10-6 32 73 78 6-5-3 7-5-3 5-4-4
St Louis 11-10-6 28 74 70 6-3-4 5-7-2 3-6-3
Min N Stars 8-14-7 23 83 99 7-8-1 1-6-6 4-5-4
Los Angeles 9-16-4 22 78 97 6-8-1 3-8-3 6-6-1
Pittsburgh 8-16-4 20 73 105 4-7-3 4-9-1 5-7-2
California 7-19-3 17 67 112 6-4-3 1-15-0 4-9-2

Montreal 6, Los Angeles 2
Toronto 2, NY Rangers 2 (reg tie)
NY Islanders 3, Chicago 3 (reg tie)
Boston 7, Vancouver 2
Detroit 2, Pittsburgh 0
Min N Stars 4, Buffalo 3
Atl Flames 3, Philadelphia 2