NHL Division Standings after Mar 8 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Philadelphia 37-19-10 84 219 170 18-10-5 19-9-5 10-12-2 24-15-5 13-4-5
New Jersey 34-19-12 80 178 153 16-7-9 18-12-3 10-8-4 21-12-9 13-7-3
Florida 29-22-15 73 176 155 16-10-6 13-12-9 10-9-7 18-15-10 11-7-5
NY Rangers 30-28-9 69 217 190 16-11-5 14-17-4 7-14-6 18-18-7 12-10-2
Tampa Bay 26-32-7 59 182 205 12-14-7 14-18-0 12-11-2 16-25-4 10-7-3
Washington 26-32-7 59 166 182 14-14-3 12-18-4 13-9-2 18-18-6 8-14-1
NY Islanders 23-33-10 56 181 195 16-16-3 7-17-7 12-11-3 16-21-6 7-12-4
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Buffalo 34-20-11 79 191 161 21-7-6 13-13-5 15-5-2 24-11-6 10-9-5
Pittsburgh 32-28-5 69 226 214 19-10-3 13-18-2 10-7-4 19-20-5 13-8-0
Hartford 26-30-10 62 183 201 19-12-3 7-18-7 11-8-3 19-18-7 7-12-3
Montreal 24-32-12 60 208 241 14-15-5 10-17-7 4-11-5 11-22-9 13-10-3
Ottawa 21-32-13 55 180 196 12-16-7 9-16-6 7-11-3 16-19-7 5-13-6
Boston 22-35-9 53 194 237 11-16-7 11-19-2 7-12-1 15-21-5 7-14-4
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Dallas 40-23-4 84 202 162 20-11-2 20-12-2 13-7-1 27-15-2 13-8-2
Detroit 32-19-14 78 208 152 17-9-7 15-10-7 8-9-6 17-15-11 15-4-3
Phoenix 31-32-4 66 191 201 13-17-4 18-15-0 12-9-1 22-20-1 9-12-3
St Louis 28-30-8 64 194 202 13-17-3 15-13-5 8-10-4 21-20-4 7-10-4
Chicago 26-31-10 62 172 168 11-18-3 15-13-7 8-11-3 17-22-5 9-9-5
Toronto 25-37-4 54 193 228 16-16-2 9-21-2 8-11-1 19-24-2 6-13-2
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 41-17-8 90 226 161 21-6-4 20-11-4 16-5-3 29-11-3 12-6-5
Edmonton 30-30-7 67 208 201 19-13-2 11-17-5 11-13-3 17-23-5 13-7-2
Anaheim 28-30-8 64 193 192 19-12-3 9-18-5 9-9-4 16-19-5 12-11-3
Calgary 28-33-7 63 180 194 19-13-2 9-20-5 11-12-1 18-23-3 10-10-4
Vancouver 28-35-3 59 206 227 16-15-2 12-20-1 10-13-0 20-22-2 8-13-1
Los Angeles 25-35-8 58 181 221 16-13-5 9-22-3 9-13-3 16-23-5 9-12-3
San Jose 23-35-7 53 168 214 12-15-3 11-20-4 10-11-0 19-21-0 4-14-7

Boston 6, Tampa Bay 4
Montreal 3, Buffalo 3 (OT tie)
Detroit 5, Vancouver 3
Toronto 1, Hartford 1 (OT tie)
NY Islanders 5, New Jersey 1
Los Angeles 3, Ottawa 1
Pittsburgh 3, Philadelphia 2 (OT)
Phoenix 2, Chicago 0