NHL Division Standings after Dec 10 in 1947-48 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Toronto 12-6-4 28 75 55 8-1-2 4-5-2
Detroit 10-7-3 23 61 55 6-3-2 4-4-1
Boston 9-7-5 23 66 52 5-1-4 4-6-1
Montreal 8-9-4 20 51 50 6-4-0 2-5-4
NY Rangers 8-9-2 18 63 73 4-4-1 4-5-1
Chicago 5-14-2 12 70 101 3-7-1 2-7-1

Detroit 2, Toronto 2 (reg tie)
NY Rangers 4, Montreal 4 (reg tie)
Chicago 6, Boston 5