NHL Division Standings after Dec 30 in 1961-62 season

  W-L-T Pts GF GA Home Away
Montreal 19-7-9 47 126 85 12-2-4 7-5-5
Toronto 19-9-5 43 114 80 12-1-3 7-8-2
NY Rangers 14-12-8 36 105 100 9-5-4 5-7-4
Chicago 10-13-11 31 92 94 6-6-4 4-7-7
Detroit 12-17-5 29 90 110 9-4-4 3-13-1
Boston 7-23-4 18 89 147 5-10-2 2-13-2

Montreal 4, Chicago 4 (reg tie)
Toronto 6, Detroit 4