NHL Division Standings after Dec 30 in 1973-74 season

EASTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Boston 24-6-3 51 155 90 19-0-1 5-6-2 14-3-0
Montreal 20-8-6 46 119 89 9-5-1 11-3-5 8-5-4
NY Rangers 17-11-9 43 132 113 13-3-4 4-8-5 7-6-3
Toronto 17-13-7 41 132 106 9-6-4 8-7-3 6-8-4
Buffalo 16-15-4 36 114 114 11-6-2 5-9-2 8-8-3
Detroit 14-18-4 32 112 146 11-5-3 3-13-1 6-10-1
NY Islanders 7-17-11 25 83 108 5-6-6 2-11-5 4-10-4
Vancouver 8-20-6 22 91 131 6-7-4 2-13-2 4-7-4
WESTERN DIVISION
  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div
Philadelphia 21-8-4 46 104 58 10-4-2 11-4-2 12-4-1
Chicago 16-7-11 43 115 69 6-2-7 10-5-4 8-4-5
Atl Flames 15-14-7 37 91 98 8-7-3 7-7-4 6-7-4
St Louis 15-12-6 36 90 83 7-5-4 8-7-2 6-7-3
Min N Stars 11-16-8 30 100 115 9-8-1 2-8-7 5-6-5
Los Angeles 11-18-6 28 99 116 8-8-1 3-10-5 7-8-2
Pittsburgh 9-21-5 23 88 128 4-10-3 5-11-2 6-9-2
California 7-24-5 19 85 146 6-5-5 1-19-0 4-9-3

Toronto 4, Chicago 3
NY Rangers 4, Min N Stars 3
Boston 8, California 1
Detroit 4, Atl Flames 2
Philadelphia 5, Buffalo 4