NHL Division Standings after Jan 8 in 1947-48 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Detroit 18-8-6 42 107 75 11-4-2 7-4-4
Toronto 16-7-8 40 97 73 10-2-4 6-5-4
NY Rangers 13-14-5 31 98 113 6-6-3 7-8-2
Boston 11-13-7 29 89 87 6-3-5 5-10-2
Montreal 11-14-6 28 72 79 7-7-2 4-7-4
Chicago 8-21-2 18 97 133 4-11-1 4-10-1

Montreal 1, Detroit 1 (reg tie)