NHL Division Standings after Dec 23 in 1997-98 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Philadelphia 21-9-7 49 105 80 13-6-3 8-3-4 8-2-3 16-3-5 5-6-2
New Jersey 23-10-2 48 107 68 14-4-0 9-6-2 11-2-1 17-4-1 6-6-1
Washington 16-13-8 40 104 99 6-4-4 10-9-4 6-4-3 12-8-4 4-5-4
NY Islanders 15-16-5 35 98 96 8-9-1 7-7-4 4-7-4 8-11-4 7-5-1
NY Rangers 11-16-12 34 100 106 6-9-6 5-7-6 4-7-4 7-11-6 4-5-6
Florida 12-20-5 29 90 111 4-13-3 8-7-2 7-9-3 12-14-4 0-6-1
Tampa Bay 7-22-7 21 65 111 5-5-5 2-17-2 1-10-2 4-15-5 3-7-2
Northeast Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Pittsburgh 18-11-8 44 100 88 7-5-4 11-6-4 7-1-3 11-6-4 7-5-4
Montreal 19-15-5 43 113 97 10-7-5 9-8-0 5-6-2 8-13-3 11-2-2
Ottawa 17-17-4 38 96 90 10-10-1 7-7-3 4-7-2 11-11-3 6-6-1
Boston 16-15-6 38 93 96 6-8-3 10-7-3 5-3-2 8-8-5 8-7-1
Carolina 13-19-5 31 94 104 10-7-4 3-12-1 4-8-1 7-15-1 6-4-4
Buffalo 12-17-6 30 84 96 7-7-2 5-10-4 4-4-2 9-11-5 3-6-1
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Central Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Dallas 25-9-4 54 121 78 12-4-2 13-5-2 5-5-0 17-7-1 8-2-3
Detroit 22-9-7 51 125 94 11-5-3 11-4-4 3-2-3 13-7-6 9-2-1
St Louis 22-12-5 49 114 90 14-6-3 8-6-2 7-2-1 12-6-3 10-6-2
Phoenix 14-16-7 35 99 104 9-6-4 5-10-3 5-4-2 10-9-4 4-7-3
Toronto 13-17-5 31 83 97 7-9-3 6-8-2 5-6-0 12-11-5 1-6-0
Chicago 11-18-7 29 77 87 5-10-4 6-8-3 1-7-2 6-13-7 5-5-0
Pacific Division W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Colorado 19-8-11 49 115 94 10-2-6 9-6-5 8-2-2 13-4-7 6-4-4
Los Angeles 15-15-6 36 103 102 9-6-1 6-9-5 3-3-0 8-8-1 7-7-5
San Jose 14-18-4 32 91 100 5-9-3 9-9-1 4-6-1 8-12-2 6-6-2
Anaheim 13-18-6 32 87 112 6-11-3 7-7-3 6-5-1 8-12-3 5-6-3
Edmonton 11-18-9 31 90 111 5-7-4 6-11-5 3-6-1 9-12-4 2-6-5
Calgary 10-21-8 28 96 118 7-10-2 3-11-6 4-4-2 6-15-6 4-6-2
Vancouver 11-21-5 27 104 125 5-10-3 6-11-2 4-6-3 8-14-5 3-7-0

Detroit 3, Buffalo 1
Ottawa 4, Montreal 3 (OT)
NY Rangers 4, Tampa Bay 1
Philadelphia 4, Carolina 2
Washington 1, New Jersey 1 (OT tie)
St Louis 3, Florida 2
Toronto 5, Edmonton 4
Colorado 5, Los Angeles 1
Phoenix 2, Calgary 2 (OT tie)
Dallas 3, Vancouver 1