NHL Conference Standings after Feb 17 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE* - division leader
W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Philadelphia 33-16-8 74 188 141 17-9-4 16-7-4 8-10-2 20-12-3 13-4-5
*Buffalo 30-19-9 69 165 143 18-7-5 12-12-4 12-5-1 20-10-5 10-9-4
Florida 28-17-13 69 163 133 15-7-4 13-10-9 10-7-6 18-12-9 10-5-4
New Jersey 29-17-10 68 152 133 14-7-8 15-10-2 8-6-2 16-10-7 13-7-3
Pittsburgh 30-22-5 65 209 184 17-8-3 13-14-2 10-6-4 17-16-5 13-6-0
NY Rangers 28-24-8 64 200 166 15-11-5 13-13-3 7-13-5 18-16-6 10-8-2
Montreal 22-28-11 55 190 215 14-13-4 8-15-7 4-10-4 11-21-8 11-7-3
Washington 23-28-6 52 150 160 12-11-2 11-17-4 13-8-2 18-15-5 5-13-1
Hartford 22-28-7 51 161 186 15-10-2 7-18-5 10-8-3 16-17-6 6-11-1
Ottawa 19-26-12 50 158 169 11-14-7 8-12-5 7-10-3 14-17-7 5-9-5
NY Islanders 19-29-10 48 156 171 13-14-3 6-15-7 10-9-3 12-17-6 7-12-4
Tampa Bay 20-29-7 47 153 177 7-12-7 13-17-0 8-11-2 12-23-4 8-6-3
Boston 20-30-7 47 164 201 10-16-6 10-14-1 7-11-1 13-19-3 7-11-4
WESTERN CONFERENCE* - division leader
W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Colorado 35-14-8 78 195 133 17-5-4 18-9-4 14-4-3 26-9-3 9-5-5
*Dallas 34-21-4 72 178 147 16-11-2 18-10-2 11-7-1 21-13-2 13-8-2
Detroit 27-19-11 65 180 138 14-9-6 13-10-5 7-9-4 14-15-8 13-4-3
Edmonton 28-25-6 62 183 169 17-11-2 11-14-4 10-11-2 15-19-4 13-6-2
St Louis 28-26-6 62 182 185 13-16-1 15-10-5 8-9-3 21-18-3 7-8-3
Phoenix 26-28-4 56 163 179 12-15-4 14-13-0 11-7-1 19-16-1 7-12-3
Vancouver 26-28-2 54 180 191 15-11-1 11-17-1 9-9-0 18-16-1 8-12-1
Calgary 24-28-6 54 155 165 17-12-2 7-16-4 11-12-1 16-20-3 8-8-3
Chicago 23-28-8 54 154 155 10-16-3 13-12-5 7-9-3 16-19-4 7-9-4
Anaheim 23-29-6 52 166 177 15-12-2 8-17-4 8-8-3 14-18-3 9-11-3
San Jose 20-31-6 46 148 191 10-14-3 10-17-3 10-10-0 18-19-0 2-12-6
Los Angeles 19-32-8 46 155 199 11-12-5 8-20-3 4-12-3 11-21-5 8-11-3
Toronto 21-35-2 44 164 204 14-15-0 7-20-2 8-11-0 17-23-1 4-12-1

St Louis 4, Chicago 2
Dallas 2, Los Angeles 1
Tampa Bay 3, Detroit 3 (OT tie)
Anaheim 5, Edmonton 1
Montreal 4, NY Islanders 1
NY Rangers 2, New Jersey 2 (OT tie)