NHL Division Standings after Jan 3 in 1973-74 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 24-6-4 52 157 92 19-0-1 5-6-3 14-3-1
Montreal 20-9-6 46 123 97 9-5-1 11-4-5 8-5-4
Toronto 18-13-7 43 136 109 10-6-4 8-7-3 7-8-4
NY Rangers 17-12-9 43 134 117 13-3-4 4-9-5 7-6-3
Buffalo 18-15-4 40 126 120 12-6-2 6-9-2 9-8-3
Detroit 14-20-4 32 120 156 11-6-3 3-14-1 6-12-1
NY Islanders 8-18-11 27 87 115 6-6-6 2-12-5 5-10-4
Vancouver 8-21-7 23 95 136 6-7-5 2-14-2 4-8-5
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Philadelphia 22-8-4 48 108 60 11-4-2 11-4-2 12-4-1
Chicago 17-8-11 45 122 73 7-2-7 10-6-4 8-5-5
Atl Flames 16-14-7 39 94 100 9-7-3 7-7-4 7-7-4
St Louis 16-12-6 38 98 87 8-5-4 8-7-2 6-7-3
Min N Stars 12-16-8 32 108 119 10-8-1 2-8-7 6-6-5
Los Angeles 11-19-6 28 101 121 8-8-1 3-11-5 7-9-2
Pittsburgh 9-23-5 23 93 142 4-10-3 5-13-2 6-10-2
California 8-24-5 21 90 148 7-5-5 1-19-0 5-9-3

Philadelphia 4, NY Rangers 2
NY Islanders 3, Vancouver 2
Buffalo 6, Pittsburgh 1
Atl Flames 3, Chicago 2