NHL Division Standings after Oct 18 in 1973-74 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
NY Rangers 3-0-1 7 17 4 2-0-1 1-0-0 1-0-0
Boston 3-1-0 6 21 14 2-0-0 1-1-0 3-0-0
Toronto 3-1-0 6 18 12 2-0-0 1-1-0 2-0-0
Montreal 2-1-0 4 12 10 1-1-0 1-0-0 1-1-0
Buffalo 2-2-0 4 15 15 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-2-0
Vancouver 1-3-0 2 10 16 0-0-0 1-3-0 1-2-0
NY Islanders 0-2-2 2 7 14 0-1-1 0-1-1 0-1-0
Detroit 0-4-1 1 13 25 0-2-1 0-2-0 0-2-1
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Philadelphia 4-0-0 8 18 3 2-0-0 2-0-0 1-0-0
Atl Flames 2-1-1 5 9 8 1-1-1 1-0-0 1-1-0
Chicago 2-1-1 5 11 4 1-0-1 1-1-0 1-1-1
California 2-1-0 4 6 8 2-1-0 0-0-0 2-1-0
Pittsburgh 2-1-0 4 10 13 0-1-0 2-0-0 2-0-0
St Louis 1-3-0 2 4 9 0-1-0 1-2-0 0-2-0
Los Angeles 0-3-2 2 10 20 0-1-0 0-2-2 0-1-0
Min N Stars 0-3-2 2 12 18 0-3-0 0-0-2 0-1-2

Detroit 4, Min N Stars 4 (reg tie)
Buffalo 6, Los Angeles 2