NHL Division Standings after Mar 12 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Philadelphia 38-20-10 86 226 173 19-10-5 19-10-5 11-12-2 25-16-5 13-4-5
New Jersey 36-19-12 84 188 155 17-7-9 19-12-3 10-8-4 22-12-9 14-7-3
Florida 30-23-15 75 180 160 17-11-6 13-12-9 11-9-7 19-16-10 11-7-5
NY Rangers 32-28-9 73 222 193 17-11-5 15-17-4 8-14-6 19-18-7 13-10-2
Tampa Bay 27-32-7 61 184 206 13-14-7 14-18-0 12-11-2 16-25-4 11-7-3
Washington 27-34-7 61 172 191 15-14-3 12-20-4 13-11-2 18-20-6 9-14-1
NY Islanders 23-34-10 56 183 198 16-16-3 7-18-7 12-12-3 16-22-6 7-12-4
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Buffalo 35-21-11 81 195 167 22-8-6 13-13-5 15-5-2 25-12-6 10-9-5
Pittsburgh 32-28-7 71 233 221 19-10-4 13-18-3 10-7-5 19-20-6 13-8-1
Hartford 27-30-10 64 189 204 20-12-3 7-18-7 12-8-3 20-18-7 7-12-3
Montreal 24-32-13 61 210 243 14-15-5 10-17-8 4-11-6 11-22-10 13-10-3
Ottawa 22-32-13 57 184 197 12-16-7 10-16-6 7-11-3 16-19-7 6-13-6
Boston 23-36-9 55 200 244 11-16-7 12-20-2 7-13-1 16-22-5 7-14-4
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Dallas 40-23-5 85 205 165 20-11-2 20-12-3 13-7-2 27-15-3 13-8-2
Detroit 32-20-15 79 212 157 17-9-7 15-11-8 8-9-6 17-16-12 15-4-3
Phoenix 31-33-5 67 197 210 13-18-5 18-15-0 12-9-1 22-20-1 9-13-4
St Louis 29-31-8 66 199 209 13-18-3 16-13-5 8-10-4 22-21-4 7-10-4
Chicago 27-31-11 65 177 172 11-18-4 16-13-7 9-11-3 18-22-6 9-9-5
Toronto 25-38-5 55 198 234 16-17-3 9-21-2 8-12-2 19-25-3 6-13-2
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 41-18-9 91 230 166 21-7-5 20-11-4 16-6-4 29-12-4 12-6-5
Edmonton 31-31-7 69 213 208 19-13-2 12-18-5 11-13-3 18-23-5 13-8-2
Anaheim 29-30-9 67 197 195 20-12-3 9-18-6 9-9-5 17-19-6 12-11-3
Calgary 29-34-7 65 184 198 19-13-2 10-21-5 12-12-1 19-23-3 10-11-4
Vancouver 28-36-4 60 209 233 16-15-2 12-21-2 10-13-0 20-22-3 8-14-1
Los Angeles 25-35-9 59 184 224 16-13-6 9-22-3 9-13-3 16-23-6 9-12-3
San Jose 23-37-7 53 172 220 12-17-3 11-20-4 10-11-0 19-22-0 4-15-7

Hartford 6, Boston 3
Calgary 3, Colorado 2
Chicago 3, Toronto 2
Anaheim 2, Detroit 1
Phoenix 5, Pittsburgh 5 (OT tie)
NY Rangers 3, Washington 2