NHL Division Standings after Jan 16 in 1973-74 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 27-7-6 60 182 113 19-1-2 8-6-4 16-4-1
Montreal 24-10-6 54 146 109 12-6-1 12-4-5 11-5-4
Toronto 21-15-8 50 162 131 12-6-4 9-9-4 7-9-4
NY Rangers 20-14-10 50 160 137 14-4-4 6-10-6 8-8-4
Buffalo 21-18-4 46 144 138 15-6-2 6-12-2 11-8-3
Detroit 16-21-6 38 142 172 13-6-4 3-15-2 6-12-2
NY Islanders 10-21-11 31 101 138 7-8-6 3-13-5 5-12-4
Vancouver 10-25-7 27 110 160 7-9-5 3-16-2 5-11-5
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Philadelphia 25-9-5 55 127 75 13-4-2 12-5-3 15-4-2
Chicago 19-8-14 52 146 89 9-2-9 10-6-5 9-5-6
St Louis 18-16-6 42 116 107 9-6-4 9-10-2 7-9-3
Atl Flames 17-19-7 41 110 123 10-8-3 7-11-4 7-9-4
Los Angeles 15-20-7 37 117 136 9-8-1 6-12-6 8-9-3
Min N Stars 13-19-10 36 131 147 10-9-3 3-10-7 7-7-6
Pittsburgh 11-26-5 27 110 159 6-13-3 5-13-2 6-11-2
California 9-28-6 24 112 182 8-7-6 1-21-0 6-11-3

California 5, Toronto 5 (reg tie)
Detroit 4, NY Rangers 4 (reg tie)
Chicago 5, Boston 5 (reg tie)
Los Angeles 2, Pittsburgh 0